Staff Profile:Dr Rebecca Berkley

Dr Rebecca Berkley
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Institute of Education Responsibilities:

  • Lecturer in Music Education
  • BA in Primary Education (QTS) with Music Specialism Subject Convenor
  • MA in Education Deputy Director
  • Music Education Pathway convenor, MA in Education

Music@Reading Responsibilities:

Rebecca is Artistic Director of Music@Reading, who provide performance opportunities for students, staff, alumni of the University of Reading and members of the local community. Find out more about our work on the Music home page or find us on Facebook and Twitter @UniRdg_Music. Rebecca is also director of Universal Voices, a community choir for children aged 7-12 at the University of Reading. Find out more from or @UniRdg_UVoices.

Areas of Interest:

Expertise and Research Interest:

  • Choral conducting and conducting training.
  • Teaching musicianship for singers.
  • Musical literacy in classroom practice.
  • Musical cognition and the development of musical knowledge.
  • Learning environments.
  • Teaching composing.

Current and Recent Research Projects:

  • Teaching trainee teachers to become musically literate.
  • Musicianship for singers - digital and text resources.

Current and Recent PhD Students, with Topics/Titles of their research:

  • Understanding and supporting the landscape of social connectedness in undergraduates in a UK business school (co-supervisor).
  • Multicultural group work: attitudes, behaviours and professional practice (co-supervisor).
Research groups / Centres:
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Contact Details

+44 (0) 118 378 2694

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