|Course code MUSI2821||Units 10||Level 2000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts|
Deals with techniques for teaching instruments and vocal studies in one-to-one settings such as in a private music teaching studio. Various instrumental techniques and teaching methodologies are dealt with.
Not available in 2015
|Previously offered in 2014|
|Objectives||At the completion of this course students will be able to:|
1. Design curriculums for beginning to intermediate students.
2. Demonstrate an understanding of learning theories in relation to intellectual and motor skills.
3. Demonstrate methodical approaches to the teaching of instrumental/vocal technique, nmusicianship and style.
4. Equip their students with a wide range of practice strategies including performance preparation.
5. Adapt their communication and instructional strategies to reflect a basic understanding of learner characteristics.
6. Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the relevant teaching literature.
|Content||A range of teaching methods and activities will be used including:|
1. Lectures and Tutorials.
2. Online resources.
3. In-class and on-line discussions.
4. Group tasks.
Topics covered will include:
1. Learning Theories.
2. Learner Characteristics.
3. Motivation and Trust.
4. Beginning and Intermediate Instrumental Technique.
5. Teaching Musicianship Skills.
6. The Teaching Literature (Repertoire).
7. Practice Skills.
8. Performance Preparation.
9. Studio Administration.
Paul Harris and Richard Crozier. "The Music Teacher's Companion: A Practical Guide". The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music, 2000
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term