ONLINE PROGRAM - Musica Viva - Music Education Skills for the Primary Classroom - Term 1 and 2 2021

 

 

‘Music Education Skills for the Primary Classroom’ is an online program offered by Musica Viva (MV) with the NSW Teachers Federation - Centre for Professional Learning (CPL).

         Enrolments are now being accepted - register here

Delivery Dates: 22 February - 14 May 2021
Enrolments Close: 15 February 2021
Cost: $250 (financial members of the NSW Teachers Federation)
Registration: Members are advised to register here via the Musica Viva website 

Course Overview

This online course is a general introduction to music education in the primary school, encouraging creativity and providing practical ideas for use in the classroom. It is aimed at generalist classroom teachers with minimal music
teaching experience, who wish to build their skills and confidence. The course is run over a 12 week period and consists of 5 modules of approximately 3 hours each. It is aligned to the K-6 NSW Creative Arts Syllabus, Music Strand and AITSL’s Australian Professional Standards for Teachers. The course is fully supervised and moderated by a course instructor.

From this course, participating teachers will:

  • Understand the value of music for learning
  • Build skills as facilitators of successful music experiences in the classroom
  • Plan and implement successful and engaging curriculum aligned Music teaching and learning programs
  • Reflect on learning from the course in order to improve classroom practice
  • Gain approx. 15 hours of PD towards maintenance of accreditation

This online program consists of 5 modules, each are approx. 3 hours in duration, to be completed over 12 weeks.

Module 1  Introduction to the course, the value of Music Education, music skills K-6 NSW Creative Arts Syllabus, Music.

Module 2  Musical concepts K-6 NSW Creative Arts Syllabus, Music; pedagogical approaches: practical ideas for the classroom.

Module 3 How to develop music learning in the classroom; building from simple to more complex; encouraging creativity.

Module 4  Linking to other learning areas, General Capabilities, Cross Curriculum Priorities, use of technology, programming, assessment.

Module 5 Bringing it all together – teaching and reflecting.

How to Apply

  1. Priority is given to financial members of the NSW Teachers Federation for the program which is $250. Payment for this module is either via a tax invoice or credit card. Credit card payments are made online. For tax invoice payments contact Musica Viva Box Office on 1800 688 482 or email register@musicaviva.com. Please discuss this payment method with the appropriate person at your workplace prior to completing enrolment.  You will also be required to create an account with Musica Viva prior to completing enrolment.
  2. A maximum of up to 70 NSW Teachers Federation members are eligible for the special rate.
  3. Go to the Musica Viva website here to apply when from the mid November 2020.
  4.  Musica Viva administers and conducts the course.
  5.  For enrolments and enquiries Tel: 02 8394 6666 or Email: resourcehelp@musicaviva.com.au
  6. Musica Viva is the endorsed provider for this module. 

Completing Music Education Skills for the Primary Classroom will contribute 14 hours of Teacher Identified PD addressing 2.1.2, 3.2.2, 3.3.2, 3.4.2, 3.6.2,
5.1.2, 6.2.2, 6.3.2, 7.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

The special rate for financial members of the NSW Teachers Federation for the program is $250. Payment for this module is either via a tax invoice or credit card. Credit card payments are made online. For tax invoice payments contact Musica Viva Box Office on 1800 688 482 or email  register@musicaviva.com

Enrolments are now being accepted

Delivery Dates: 22 February - 14 May 2021 

Target Participants

Teachers K -  6

This course is a general introduction to music education in the primary school, aimed at generalist teachers with minimal music teaching experience who are looking to build confidence.

Delivery

ONLINE

Online course