In this course, students will be introduced to the roles and responsibilities of being a studio music teacher over a broad range of studio music teaching practices. Topics covered will include basic business and contract law, accountancy, and management skills, copyright, digital media, and intellectual property. Students will have the opportunity to research and plan business and teaching strategies as might apply to their own instrument or voice.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon success completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Understand practical and theoretical issues in the business of running a music teaching studio.
2. independently critique these theoretical perspectives, and apply practical knowledge, to a number of specific musical case studies
3. compile a portfolio of music business and arts management documents - CV, promotional materials, business case, risk assessment
4. demonstrate research, analysis, discussion, and writing skills through written assessment tasks
Indicative Assessment1. Written project (3000 words) (60%), [Learning Outcomes 1,2,4]
2. Business portfolio (2000 words - compiled of several documents such as CV, promotional materials, business case, risk assessment) (40%), [Learning Outcomes 1,2,3,4]
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WorkloadThis course is designed to require the equivalent of 10 hours per week of student time, including 39 contact hours per Semester made up of 26 hours of lectures and 13 hours of observations and tutorials, or equivalent.
Prescribed TextsReading to be assigned on library e-brick.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|9036||21 Jul 2014||01 Aug 2014||31 Aug 2014||30 Oct 2014||In Person||N/A|