Issues in Music Teaching

Issues in Music Teaching

by Chris Philpott
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415237181

ISBN-13: 9780415237185

Pub. Date: 05/29/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The purpose of this book is to highlight issues that teachers of music in primary and secondary schools confront in their professional practice. It is intended that readers will be stimulated to:

* question both the assumptions which inform national policy and received wisdom about particular aspects of the curriculum

* debate the fundamental principles on

Overview

The purpose of this book is to highlight issues that teachers of music in primary and secondary schools confront in their professional practice. It is intended that readers will be stimulated to:

* question both the assumptions which inform national policy and received wisdom about particular aspects of the curriculum

* debate the fundamental principles on which practice should be based

* develop a critical stance in relation to practice which will support them in achieving greater understanding of the curriculum and its implementation in their classrooms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415237185
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/29/2001
Series:
Issues in Teaching Series
Pages:
276
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: The Principles of Music and Music Education 1. The Growth of Music Education 2. The Justification for Music Education 3. The Nature of Music and Music Education 4. Music in Society and in Education Part Two: The Curriculum: content, design, implementation and development 1. Musical Learning and Development 2. Teaching for Learning Music in the Classroom 1 3. Teaching for Learning Music in the Classroom 4. Continuity and Progression 5. Pupil Assessment 6. Music and Combined Arts 7. Music Education in and for a Pluralist Society 8. Resources and Activities 9. ICT and the Music Teacher? 10 Equality of Opportunity in Music Education 11 Music Education and Special Needs Part Three: Professional Issues 1. Teachers and Teacher Education 2. Some Comparative Perspectives 3. Research and Development in Music Education

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