Course Description: The Revisiting Violin Unit 1 course is designed for teachers who have registered a minimum of Violin Unit 1 and have at least one year of Suzuki teaching experience. It aims to strengthen and update one’s teaching by approaching the repertoire and its concepts from a fresh perspective.
Discussions cover the foundation of Violin Book 1, including application of the Suzuki philosophy, teaching points, layering of skills, addressing challenges of the beginning student, and more.
Format of the course includes lecture, small group discussion, student observation, possible role-playing, and playing demonstration of the teaching points and concepts. Participants will receive an online questionnaire from the SAA, to be completed prior to the start of the course.
Prerequisite: Violin Unit 1, and have taught for at least one year.