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Developing the Unit (8): Editing, Submitting and more Reflecting

And once again that's all folks... The unit has been completed and has been thoroughly edited. I really enjoyed this experience (although it was technically an assignment) and I look forward to what the future holds for me in the education system. This was technically the last assignment of my undergraduate degree (excluding my honours … Continue reading Developing the Unit (8): Editing, Submitting and more Reflecting

Developing the Unit (7): Collating the Unit and Reflecting

We are nearing the end. Today I completed collating my resources and have begun putting everything together. Something interesting which I have noticed which I sort of understand now that I am past it but definitely didn't think would happen prior to it was that now that I have completed the creation and development of … Continue reading Developing the Unit (7): Collating the Unit and Reflecting

Developing the Unit (4): Completing lesson plans and planning resources

This evening I completed the remainder of my lesson plans. After consulting with my university supervisor I decided to include more starter activities and performance activities during the lessons to break up lengthy tasks such as score-reading. I have just commenced planning out my resources to include in my iBook and am hoping to begin … Continue reading Developing the Unit (4): Completing lesson plans and planning resources

Developing the Unit (1): Choosing pieces and scaffolding the unit

Today I began the process of developing a unit of work for the mandatory topic of the NSW Music 2 HSC Course. The mandatory topic is titled Music of the Last 25 years 'Australia Focus' and within the unit students are required to study a total of 5 pieces which fit into the topic. Within … Continue reading Developing the Unit (1): Choosing pieces and scaffolding the unit

Technology in Music Education: Presentation of Learning

On Friday the 29th of November our cohort at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music were given the opportunity to present our projects from this semester in front of over 100 people. This experience was absolutely fantastic and it was great to see so many unfamiliar faces from different musical, educational and technological areas of the … Continue reading Technology in Music Education: Presentation of Learning