Assistant Professor Josephine Ang Cheng Eng

Assistant Professor

Academic Qualifications

MEd Kodaly Music Pedagogy

Areas of Interest
Aural Training
Musicianship Training
Music Education
Classroom Music Pedagogy

Josephine Ang received the Masters Degree in Kodály Institute of the Liszt Ferenc Academy, Hungary in 2013. She is currently teaching Aural Skills and Introduction to Kodály Method to Diploma and Degree students in the Institute of Music, UCSI University. Besides teaching in the University, Josephine has been invited to conduct professional development trainings in the area of Musicianship Training and Music Education in Malaysia, Indonesia and Australia. Some of her recent workshops include Teacher Training Workshop in Bandung (2018) and Musicianship Training at the Kodály National Conference in Perth (2018), the 24th International Kodály Symposium (2019) and Bandung Choral Camp (2020). As an educator who is open to innovation and growth, Josephine has presented workshops on “The Effective Use of Technology in Secondary and Tertiary Music Classroom” in Asia Kodály Symposium (2016) in Kaohsiung and Dalcroze International Conference (2017) in Kuala Lumpur, “Classroom Jamming” in International Dalcroze Festival (2018) in Kuala Lumpur, “The Integration of Teaching Methods in Musicianship Training” in 24th International Kodály Symposium (2019) in Kuching. 

During the pandemic where learning has moved online, Josephine continued to conduct Musicianship Training workshops virtually for various events organised in different countries. These include Choir Lab 2 (Malaysia), Bandung Online Choral School (Indonesia), Virtual Summer Music Camp (Sri Lanka) and Early Childhood Kodaly Certificate (Vietnam). 

Networks / Industry Linkages / Memberships

  • Member of International Kodaly Society
  • Member of Malaysian Association for Music Education (MAME)