Creative Arts Production for the Primary School

Course code EDST2080
Available in 2015
2015 Course Timetables

Description

Creative Arts Production for the Primary School provides students with a knowledge of the elements of Dance, Visual Arts, Drama and Music that are commonly seen in primary school productions. The course explores some of the difficulties associated with primary school productions and evaluates the final products of some student efforts in production.

Availability

Ourimbah

  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. An understanding of Visual Arts, Dance, Drama and Music as means of expression.

2. A knowledge of the processes involved in integrating the four art forms for a Creative Arts production

3. The exploration of various Creative Arts projects and their significance in the Primary School and the community

4. The choice of a Creative Arts project to plan and implement for the Primary School

5. The discovery and learning of skills to guide Primary School students in their Creative Arts making

6. Ways of making Creative Arts productions more challenging, interesting and engaging.

Content

  1. Description of how the four Creative Arts forms can be seen in Primary school productions
  2. Analysis of the processes involved in integrating the four Creative Arts forms into a Primary Production
  3. Creation of a Primary Creative Arts production that incorporates elements of all four arts forms
  4. Exploration of appropriate techniques to ensure the creation of Challenging, interesting and engaging Creative Arts production.
  5. Evaluation of student devised Creative Arts productions

Assessment Items

Project: Written Research Project

Written Assignment: Creative Arts Day Diary

Contact Hours

Workshop

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term