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Fakultät Rehabilitationswissenschaften
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On this website you will find all important information about the department of Music and Movement in Rehabilitation and Education

Welcome to the website of the Department of Music and Movement in Rehabilitation and Education!

The central tasks of the department are teaching and research in the field of music, dance, movement, play and sport as an access to cultural education, as forms of artistic-aesthetic practices, as a medium of active life and leisure activities, as a support medium and as a therapeutic means. Special attention is paid to dealing with heterogeneity and teaching inclusive educational processes.

The interweaving of theory and practice is one of the core competences of the field, both in teaching and in research.

News from the department


Link to the videotaped lecture "General guidelines for the instruction of artistic-creative tools in inclusive cultural work"

On 21 November 2023, the hybrid conference "From Ability to Accessibility - The ABC of Inclusive Cultural Education" took place at the Akademie der Ku


"Inventory of inclusive musical life" by the German Music Information Center (miz)

Whether it's inclusive music school bands, wheelchair platforms at festivals or audio description in opera houses, people with physical or cognitive


Participation of project group 1.4 in the "Innovation sprint against social loneliness" at Greenhouse.Ruhr Dortmund on 30.11.2023

The members of project group 1.4, led by Dr. Yoon-Sun Huh, recently attended the "Innovation Sprint against Social Loneliness" event at Greenhouse.Ruh


Successful event: 1st "Music inclusive" symposium

On Monday, 13.11.2023, the Department of "Music and Movement in Rehabilitation and Education for Disabled People" of the Faculty of Rehabilitation Sci


Conference "From Ability to Accessibility - The ABCs of Inclusive Cultural Education" on 21.11.2023, Akademie der Kulturellen Bildung des Bundes und des Landes NRW

On 21.11.2023, the hybrid conference "From Ability to Accessibility - The ABC of Inclusive Cultural Education" took place at the Akademie der Kulturel

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Symposium: Musik inklusiv, 13.11.23, TU Dortmund University

The Department of Music and Movement in Rehabilitation and Disability Education at the Faculty of Rehabilitation Sciences, TU Dortmund University, is


Inclusive Dance and Movement Theater – Taster Workshop

On September 24, 2023, there will be a taster workshop for those interested in artistic collaboration between people with and without disabilities

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KuMuLi" project

Thanks to the generous donation of 10.000€ by the Leo Club Dortmund "Florian", in the future the young and older patients can be treated on the


Projekt "Transimus"

The project was successfully completed and received the "Best Practice Award" from the Association of German Music Schools in the context of "Culture

Eight hands playing on a piano

Review of exam in WiSe 2022/2023

Registration to view the examinations for the winter semester 2022/2023 is now possible.

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New secretarial team

We are happy about the cooperation of Mrs. Julia Brechlin and Mrs. Nele Wetterkamp!

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Open access publication

on the Research Topic "Dance and Disability" published by Frontiers in Psychology.

Logo frontiers in Psychology. Dance and Disability.

Modern dance included in UNESCO's Intangible Cultural Heritage List

On November 30, 2022, UNESCO included the practice of modern dance in the UNESCO List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Black and white photo of two women jumping together by hand. One leg is stretched forward and the other leg is bent backward.

"Dance - Diversity - Inclusion"

The book "Dance - Diversity - Inclusion" - edited by Susanne Quinten and Christiana Rosenberg (2017) published by transcript Verlag.

Cover vom Buch Tanz - Diversität - Inklusion

Creability Practical Guide

Creability Practical Guide - Creative and Artistic Tools for Inclusive Cultural Work

Cover of the Creability practical guide

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