Music

Musical Therapeutic Activities Certificate Course

Status: Recruiting

Dr Ng Wai Man
16 or above
$ 1,830.00
Singing Technology

All teachers and assistants of special and mainstream schools, teaching assistants, social workers and therapists of social service organisations will find this course beneficial.
In the USA and European countries, music therapy is practised in a range of contexts including hospitals and within the community by trained music therapists. Music therapy uses music activities as a non-verbal communicative tool to facilitate positive changes in behaviour and emotional well-being.
This course aims to introduce the use of simple music therapy exercises and skills in classrooms/ workshop activities, so as to enhance teacher-student relationships, enabling students and clients with special educational needs to express themselves fully and effectively. Participants will also learn techniques to facilitate positive behaviours and emotions from their students and clients.
Through lectures, demonstrations, case studies, discussions, and musical activities, participants will learn:
The basic concept of music therapy
Instruments that are commonly used in the therapy process
How to use singing and musical activities to develop children’s and clients’ language, movement, cognitive and social skills, to improve concentration and enhance teacher-student relationship
How to create and utilise songs along with lyrics in achieving a particular learning or therapeutic objective
How to facilitate a musical therapeutic activity
Participants who have attended at least 75% of the course will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.

Applicant must read EXCEL’s enrolment terms and conditions on http://excel.hkapa.edu/enrolment-terms-and-conditions

Course Features

  • Date
    14 Jan 2021 - 11 Mar 2021
  • No Class Date
    44238
  • Day
    Thu
  • Time
    19:15 pm - 21:15 pm
  • Language
    Chi
  • Sessions
    8
  • Showcase
    N/A
  • Location
    HKAPA, Wanchai

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