Students will be able to arrange and conduct lessons and select teaching repertoire on their instrument at intermediate and advanced levels.
Topics covered include studio teaching of the student's instrument for students of AMEB Grade 5 exams and up including teaching repertoire, tutors and materials, lesson plans, methods and principles. Students must arrange their own pupils for the assessment.
Intended learning outcomes
On completion of this subject, students should have:
Developed an advanced understanding of the technical and instrumental requirements involved in teaching at the intermediate and advanced levels;
Acquired a sound understanding of the repertoire and literature requirements for instrumental teaching at this level;
Gained an understanding of the cognitive and artistic interrelationships between students, teacher and instrument relevant to instrumental teaching at this level.