EDMU501 Introduction to Orff Music and Movement Education
Movement Education This unit offers an introduction to Orff music education. Participants encounter the beginnings of the Orff process for teaching of the elements of music. They will practice models of music foe children ranging from early examples by Carl Orff and Gunild Keetmann to contemporary models of Orffs followers. Skills pertaining to active group music making are introduced. Participants work with the various media used in the Orff approach to music education and will experience hands on ways to successfully lead music activities with a variety of populations.