SOAS University of London

Department of Music, School of Arts

World Music in the Classroom

SOAS Music Dpt Teaching Associates

Date: 27 June 2014Time: 10:00 AM

Finishes: 27 June 2014Time: 5:30 PM

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Type of Event: Summer School

Course Dates: Fri 27 June, 10am-5.30pm
Course Fee: £90 (concs £70) / certificate package: £65 (concs £55) 
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A day course covering the theory and practice of teaching world music performance in the classroom. The programme features lectures and hands-on sessions, including an introduction to resources; the place of world music within the GCSE curriculum; and a choice of practical workshops with take home lesson plans and materials. The course will focus on world music styles which appear in the Edexcel GCSE set works, as well as covering styles which are commonly taught at Key Stage 3. Designed for music teachers, trainee teachers, and practising musicians with teaching aspirations. Taught by a team of staff and teaching associates from the SOAS Dept of Music.

Certificate in Teaching World Music Performance
SOAS Department of Music provides a certificate in Teaching World Music Performance, awarded to those who complete the day course World Music in the Classroom plus any one of the week-long Summer School courses in a specific musical style (a discount for the day course is given to those who register for a week-long course as well).

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