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Using film music in the classroom

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Using film music in the classroom

There are many approaches to using film music in the classroom including: a focus on pupil experience; a focus on the structure of composition; a focus on the relationship between music and image. This free course, Using film music in the classroom, explores them all.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand methods of introducing film music to secondary school pupils
  • understand how the concept of music accompanying image can be applied to skills of composition
  • understand how to develop techniques of appraising and analysing film music through classroom activities.

First Published: 10/08/2012

Updated: 29/03/2016

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