BMus (Hons) Vocal Teaching Discover all aspects of musical education while specialising in vocal teaching Course in Islamabad || Registration Open

BMus (Hons) Vocal Teaching Discover all aspects of musical education while specialising in vocal teaching Course in Islamabad|| Registration Open

Registration Open= +92-3315999937, +92- 3215056755 (WhatsApp Only)

Overview

This 4-year BMus (Hons) Vocal Teaching degree will prepare you for your teaching career.

You will explore vocal technique and how the voice is physically produced with in the body before progressing to study repertoire and the various musical gradings used by schools and external exams. You will experience being a musical beginner as you learn a new instrument from scratch, explore the psychology of learning music, and develop your teaching techniques as you have the chance to work with children in workshops and in schools.

This course allows you to explore the technique and mechanics of your voice and how to work with various learners, from young children with changing bodies to adults with more established routines. You will investigate graded examination systems across classical and popular music and explore how music is taught in the National Curriculum for mainstream and special needs children and explore the psychology of learning and teaching and prepare to support individual students. Every pupil is different so you will learn to prepare, assess, reflect, and revise interactions and how teaching material is presented. Your understanding will support positive and pupil-centred teaching, instead of using a reactive approach. You will explore the psychology of learning music, develop your teaching techniques and have a chance to work with children in workshops and in schools.

In your third year you will experience one-to-one and group teaching, and teach individual lessons to peers and colleagues. Recordings of these lessons will be used to reflect on your planning, progress, and effectiveness in tailoring lessons to the learning needs of individuals.

Finally you will create your own curriculum and plan a year’s repertoire and study for a student of your choice. Many areas in teaching follow a curriculum, but there is no set curriculum for music lessons. This opportunity to plan for a future pupil gives you notable head start in the teaching profession, equipping you with the skills you will need after you graduate.

You will also have the opportunity to choose a module on international experience where you will be involved in all aspects of event planning, arranging workshops and performances, intercultural exchanges, and the logistics of timetabling the schedule of getting from A to B.

You will study in the University of Chichester Conservatoire, one of the largest and liveliest music departments in the UK with a community of over 1000 student performers. You will access facilities including computerised recording and media studios, well equipped practice rooms and an acoustically superb performance venue, and have the chance to join a variety of University ensembles and bands while you study. Ensembles are involved in plenty of performance work with a rich programme of concerts, recitals and master classes by visiting artists.

On this course you will:

  • Explore aspects of musical learning and teaching.
  • Learn a new instrument from scratch.
  • Have opportunities to work with children and teach workshops.
  • Explore the psychology of learning music.
  • Take on your own student and gain practical experience.
  • Have the chance to join a selection of six orchestras, choirs, big bands, wind bands, string ensembles, and the brass band.

Teaching and Assessment

How you will learn

You will study using lecturers, seminars, practical classes and workshops. You will learn from a core team of experienced and qualified tutors alongside a wide-ranging team of more than 60 specialist instrumental and vocal teachers.

Assessment is through a range of assignments, including:

  • Essays
  • Examinations
  • Performance/practical work
  • Project work
  • Presentations
  • Seminar discussions

 

Jess Bhatty-Garcia

2015 Graduate went on to enroll on a PGCE course and became Head of Music at her school.
“The teaching modules were by far my favourite modules; the lectures were engaging, interactive and motivating. Laura Ritchie was never afraid to go off on a tangent if it was relevant to a question we asked, which is a trait that was unique and helped us learn. I would thoroughly recommend this course to anyone who is interested in becoming a teacher, Laura has a lifetimes worth of interesting stories and experience that she has openly shared with us all. “

 

The Course

What you will study

You will study a selection of core and optional modules in each year. Each module is worth a number of credits is delivered differently, depending on its content and focus of study.

This list is indicative and subject to change.

Select a year

First study

You will work on your technical development and expressive facility in performance in a bespoke way with regular one to one tuition. We pride ourselves in helping you to form an excellent working relationship with your one to one tutor, which will enable you to identify areas for development, understand your specialist discipline with mindful awareness.

Year Four

During your fourth year you will study modules including:

  • First Study
  • Ensemble
  • Second Study
  • Personal Study
  • Professional Resilience
  • Masterclass
  • Repertoire for the Young Performer
  • International Experience
  • Teaching Experience (Presentation Skills)

Lecturers

Learn from experienced performers, musicians and tutors

You will be taught by a core team of experienced and highly qualified tutors alongside a wide-ranging team of more than 60 specialist instrumental and vocal teachers.

As well as supporting student development and the student experience our staff are active, practicing professional musicians and researchers who regularly perform and record. We have around 140 professional tutors who visit campus regularly throughout the semester to deliver our practical and contextual modules. You will be supported by your one-to-one tutor and your module tutors, as well as your Academic Advisor.

Careers

Where you could go after your studies

This BMus (Hons) Vocal Teaching degree will prepare you for a range of roles across the industry. You will graduate ready to make an impact on the workplace and have the opportunity to take part in our student and graduate internship scheme.

Past graduate have progressed into roles including:

  • Director of Music
  • Vocal peripatetic teachers
  • Private vocal teacher
  • Head of Music
  • Teaching assistant
  • Drama/dance teacher
  • Professional performer / recitalist / session singer
  • Ensemble singer / band members
  • Choral director / conductor

Further Study

You could choose to continue your studies at postgraduate level.

Study options at the University of Chichester include:

  • MA Music Performance
  • MA Music Teaching
  • PGCE
  • PhD/MPhil

University of Chichester alumni receive a discount on postgraduate fees.

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