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Music (Instrumental) Education Minor 

The Instrumental Music minor is designed for students who wish to teach music to individual students (not in class or group settings). Students can choose their Minor Specialisation units from relevant units offered by WAAPA, and they have the opportunity to learn about teaching music in a primary or pre-primary setting.


Note: This minor is only available to students studying the Music major.

This unit set is available on Mt Lawley Campus.
This unit set is available in the following mode of delivery - On-campus.
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Students must complete 4 Minor Content Study units and 2 Curriculum Minor units.
Minor Content Study Units
MUS1113 Music History&Culture: 20th Century Music 15
Select 1 unit (15 credit points) from the following:
MTQ1110 Desktop Music Production 15
MUE1010 Fundamental Elements of Music Education 15
Select 1 unit (15 credit points) from the following:
MUS3207 Music Techniques: Classical 3 15
MUS3206 Music Techniques: Jazz 3 15
MUS3129 Music Techniques: Contemporary 3 15
Select 1 unit (15 credit points) from the following:
MUS2113 Music History&Culture: Classical Topic 2 15
MUS2112 Music History&Culture: Jazz Topic 2 15
Curriculum Minor Units
MUE3105 Teaching Instrumental Music 15
MUE4105 Directing School Music Ensembles 15

Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012