Course code Price Keystage(s) Presented by
MUS200
  • £50 (LCC Fee)
  • £75 (Ext Fee)
KS3; KS4; Post16
  • Ben Rapp (Regional Manager, Lancashire Music Service)
Suitable for: Headteacher, Heads of Department, Subject Leaders, Teachers, NQTs, LTA

Course Objectives

• To explore and develop composition techniques for your learners
• To understand deep dives in secondary music and the new OFSTED framework
• To have opportunity to attend workshops considering a range of practical musical strategies and software


The Keynote sessions will address the following:

Keynote session 1: David Horne, RNCM, will present an engaging session regarding composition in the secondary classroom.

Keynote session 2: Paul Dyson-Knight, Lancashire County Council, will present on the OFSTED Framework and Deep Dives in secondary music.

There is opportunity to attend two breakout sessions during the day and these will delivered on the following subjects:

a) Setting up a School Choir from Scratch: Emma Williams
b) MusicFirst: Richard Payne
c) Royal Opera House Education Programme and Resources: Music Leader and Tom Floyd
d) Showbie/iDoceo: Val Nelson
e) BTEC: Jeffery Hole


Please state in the "SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS" box on your application your choice of 2 breakout sessions to attend. (1 x am plus 1 x pm) from the options above, in order of preference. (We will do our best to accommodate your choices).

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Contact us

Lancashire Professional Development Service
The Centre for Learning Excellence
Woodlands Conference Centre
Southport Road
Chorley
PR7 1QR

Tel: 01257 516100
Email: lpds@lancashire.gov.uk