|Dates||4th December to 15th December 2017 (break on Sat & Sun, 9th and 10th of December)|
|Time||830am – 400pm|
|Venue||Young Choral Academy, 114-A, Jalan Burhanuddin Helmi, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, 60000, Kuala Lumpur.|
|Course||Kodaly Australian Certification Primary Level 2|
* Note: Level 1 & 3 will be held on 2018. 3 levels are required to fully complete the Kodaly Teaching Certification.
|08.30 am – 10.00 am||Methodology|
|10.00 am – 10.30 am||Morning Tea|
|10.30 am – 12.00 pm||Musicianship|
|12.00 pm – 13.00 pm||Choir|
|13.00 pm – 14.00 pm||Lunch Break|
|14.00 pm – 15.00 pm||Conducting|
|15.00 pm – 16.00 pm||Practicum|
Primary Classroom Pedagogy – Conducted by Dr.James Cuskelly
This 10-day course caters for music specialists in primary schools, classroom teachers, studio teachers and other interested people who wish to improve their music teaching skills. The classroom music course is designed as a three-year sequential program.
The curriculum includes:
- Choral Conducting
Who is the tutor?
Dr. James Cuskelly
Dr James Cuskelly is Head of Faculty: Creative Arts and Design Studies at St Aidan’s Anglican Girl’s School, Brisbane, President of the International Kodály Society, Director of the Summer School Music Program, and Director of the Cuskelly College of Music.He completed undergraduate studies and a Diploma of Education at the University of Queensland. The Kodály Certificate from Holy Names College (California) was awarded in 1991 and the Master of Music studies (The University of Queensland) in 1997. He gained the Doctor of Philosophy (The University of Queensland) in Music Education in 2007. He was Head of Music Education and the Aural Musicianship Program at the University of Queensland from 2000 – 2010, and during that time received two awards for Excellence in Teaching.