Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: On Campus Delivery - One 2-hour lecture and one 1-hour tutorial per week. Blended Learning Delivery - 3 hours of online reading and student contributions per week. |
Total Time Commitment:
A total of 120 hours (including non-contact time).
Available to MMusThrp students only.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
CoordinatorDr Grace Thompson
This subject will provide information about applications of music therapy with child clients. Lecture topics will include a range of disabilities and diagnoses typically found in working with children and young people in special education, hospital and community settings. The theory of music therapy approaches with these client groups will be provided, as well as research findings in relation to this work. Appropriate music therapy methods will be discussed in context of current practice.
On completion of this subject, students should be able to:
2,000 word assignment (Mid semester); (40%)
3,000 word assignment; End-of-semester examination period (60%)
100% attendance is expected. Less than 80% attendance at classes will result in a fail (on campus students). Less than 80% completion of weekly learning tasks will result in a fail (blended learning students); Throughout semester, hurdle
A Reading Pack will be available from the University of Melbourne Bookshop.
For Blended Learning Delivery: Resources available on the LMS will include powerpoint overheads, video and audio material, blogs, wikis and discussion board forums along with information about weekly tasks and assessment requirements.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of this subject students should have:
Master of Music Therapy |
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