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Foundation in Music Pedagogy

Early Childhood Music Education I

About this Course

Discover how you can nurture young musical minds with this foundation course, specially tailored for music educators seeking to cultivate the essential skills and pedagogical insights to inspire children aged 2 to 6 as they start their musical journey.

Learn how The Music Circle Method of progression can utilise music and movement to establish the fundamental building blocks of musical knowledge in young children, all while having a great time!

A unique feature of this programme is the practical training opportunities for learners to apply and practise their learning in a real-world teaching environment.

Learning Objectives

  • Learners will be able to recognise and identify the different stages of musical progression (Experience – Sing/Say – Identify – Create)
  • Learners will be able to employ the activities and teaching strategies taught for Early Childhood music classes in their music lessons.
  • Learners will be able to teach group classes for young children more comfortably.
Who is this Course for?
  • Aspiring music educators who want to be able to teach music and movement classes for young children (ages 5 and below).
  • Preschool teachers who want to build their musical knowledge, and enrich their classroom environments with more musical activities.
  • Music teachers who want to teach engaging and educational early childhood music classes drawing on the holistic approach of The Music Circle Method.
Course Outline
6 weeks (4-5 hours a week)
50% Online, 50% In Person
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