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MU3033: MUSIC EDUCATION STUDIES 1 (2021-2022)

Last modified: 16 Aug 2021 13:46


Course Overview

This course will introduce students to learning and teaching in music education contexts.  Through reflection and practical engagement, students will begin to develop a range of skills essential for teaching in the secondary school.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 3
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Mrs Pauline Black

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

  • MU3034 Developing Professional Practice 1 (Studied)

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course will begin to develop knowledge and understanding of how children and young people learn. Students will begin to develop capacities and practical skills that enable them to prepare, plan, and implement learning, teaching, assessment and evaluation of learners.


In light of Covid-19 this information is indicative and may be subject to change.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 1 Seminar during University weeks 9 - 10, 12 - 13, 15 - 18
  • 2 Workshops during University week14

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In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for second half-session courses may be subject to change. All updates for second-half session courses will be actioned in advance of the second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

Music Pedagogy Folio

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 50
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 50
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Feedback

Formative feedback will be ongoing throughout the field experience and self-reflection and collaborative peer discussion will be encouraged throughout the course. Summative feedback from the essay will be timely in order to ensure that students have the opportunity to use this in order to think about next steps in their development.

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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Resit Assessments

Resubmission of failed elements

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 100
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ReflectionEvaluateTo begin to understand, analyse and evaluate different approaches to learning
ProceduralEvaluateTo begin to understand, analyse and evaluate basic educational principles and practice, with particular regard to music
ReflectionCreateTo begin to plan for creative music making opportunities in the music classroom
ReflectionEvaluateTo develop skills in being an effective collaborative learner

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