MUSIC EDUCATION, MUSIC CURRICULUM AND NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

MUSIC EDUCATION, MUSIC CURRICULUM AND NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Author by Prof. Young-sook Onyiuke

Journal/Publisher: Akwa Journal Of Research

Volume/Edition: 8

Language: English

Pages: 101 - 114

Abstract

Abstract

We all agree that Music Education cannot take place without a care: curriculum. However, no curriculum or music programme is of use if it interpreted and implemented by the teacher. With these in mind, this article explores the curriculum as a process in a music education system; What is curriculum? What is the role of curriculum in a music education system? different areas of the curriculum domain organized on the basis of the definition Barrow & Woods  (1988)  are  specified as  follows:  curriculum development curriculum implementation and curriculum evaluation. Finally, this article cone with music curriculum and national development.


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