The importance of teaching music in primary schools Key Music
The Musical Me - pete transparent Ever wondered what a musical term means?
Or why music is written in a certain way?
This course will give you in-depth coverage of the
theory of music, & how to use it in the classroom.
GET STARTED! The Musical Me are an accredited supplier of CPD courses by CPD UK. £29.99 AVERAGE OF 3-5 HOURS TO COMPLETE

Do you feel confident in the music you teach your children?

This online music theory course will give you in-depth coverage of the theory of music. You will walk away feeling confident in your new-found knowledge of the subject ready to input it into your lessons.

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What will I learn?

Brand new music terminology

By the end of the course, you will be able to clearly and confidently define various musical terminology including rhythmic, dynamic and notation.

To read music confidently

You will develop a clear understanding of music notation including the ability to clearly identify notes on a stave.

How to use music theory in the classroom.

You will be able to clearly identify the importance of music theory when teaching practical music.

The key music theory fundamentals

You will learn music theory fundamentals, including intervals, tonality & rhythmic notation. This will help you understand teaching music to your classroom, and how you can improve their performances.

The three steps to teaching music confidently.


Watch our expert online music theory course. With over 2 hours of video content, quizzes and a final exam, you’ll be sure you’ve learnt everything you need to know.


You’ll also get access to our exclusive workbooks, full of extra information you can take straight into your classroom.


With your purchase, you’ll also get access to our forums, a social group of like minded teachers and our expert tutors on hand to answer any questions you may have.

But don't just take our word for it...

Your course itinerary. An in depth look at what you'll learn in this online music theory course.

We go back to the basics in this CPD for primary teachers course. Start understanding written music. Get to grips with the basics of written music. A detailed look into the use of musical Clefs. A guide towards recognising, defining and reading notation.

The impact of YOU as a leader. A lesson looking in detail at the relevance of you as a conductor in practice. How does leadership and music impact your class, and even you?

Learn how to find any note on the piano. A detailed look into the importance of understanding tones and semitones. Learn how to find your way around a piano keyboard including information on sharps and flats.

A detailed look at scales, and how we can use them. A guide to major and minor scales including tone/semitone patterns.

A lesson on key signatures and how we recognise them. A detailed look into how you work out major and minor key signatures. Learn about sharps and flats and how they relate to the Key Signatures.

A detailed guide to the intervals between notes, how to spot them and how we can use them in our classroom.

A lesson covering the basic principles of Major and Minor. Develop the skills to create major and minor chords.

Learn the basic terms of rhythmic musical notation. A detailed look into time signatures and their relevance in writing/performing music.  This last section of the online music theory course will cement your learning, ready to take it straight into the classroom.

So what are you waiting for?

Join us. Grow your confidence in your own abilities to teach music to your class. Talk to like-minded teachers and experts in our groups & forums, including an exclusive group for this course. 

We believe every child has the right to an inspiring and engaging music education. Together, we can reform primary music education. Get started with this online music theory course today for just £29.99.

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