Specialist Studies in Junior Visual Arts

Course code EDUC2071
Not available in 2016
2016 Course Timetables

Description

This course explores the principles and practices of teaching and learning Stage 4/5 Visual Arts, Visual Design, Photographic and Digital Media syllabi in secondary schools. Students will consider the role and value of visual arts in contemporary society and the broader school curriculum. Students will explore lesson planning and programming for Stage 4/5 Visual Arts curriculum and a range of strategies, technologies, resources, embedding literacy and numeracy for teaching and assessing Visual Arts at the secondary school level.

Availability

Callaghan

  • Semester 2 - 2017

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Articulate the role and value of Visual Arts education in contemporary society and the broader school curriculum.

2. Develop lesson plans, programs and assessment tasks for Stage 4/5 Visual Arts, Visual Design, Photographic and Digital Media syllabi.

3. Use a range of strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing Visual Arts at the secondary school level.

Content

  • The principles and practices of teaching and learning Stage 4/5 Visual Arts in secondary schools.
  • The role and value of Visual Arts education in contemporary society and the broader school curriculum.
  • Lesson planning and programming for the Stage 4/5 Visual Arts curriculum.
  • Strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing Stage 4/5 Visual Arts.

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Essays/Written Assignments

Proposal / Plan: Unit Plan