10 cp Prerequisites MUSC334 Practical Study 6 (in voice) or equivalent Teaching Organisation Lectures and practical workshops on campus, Two contact hours per week over 12 weeks or equivalent. Students are expected to spend 150 hours in total for this unit.
A study of a wide range of issues relevant to the singing teacher, including voice science, developmental issues, psychology and performance theory, historical and contemporary pedagogical practices, and performing arts practice as it particularly pertains to singers. The unit aims to equip singing teachers with a framework encompassing the diversity of relevant disciplines, both scientific and arts-based. Such a framework enables the teacher to evaluate relevant information critically, and facilitates the teacher's ongoing professional development.