Extended Studies in Visual Arts I

Course code EDUC3071
Available in 2015
2015 Course Timetables

Description

This course deepens students' understanding of the principles and practices of teaching and learning Visual Arts in secondary schools. Students will explore course, programming and assessment requirements for Visual Art, Visual Design and Photography and Digital Media across secondary schooling; ways of differentiating curriculum to meet the diverse needs of learners in the Visual Arts classroom; technologies in the teaching and learning of visual arts; and the literacy and numeracy demands of the Visual Arts as an area of study. Particular attention will also be given to art conventions, art history and art criticism.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Interpret the course, programming and assessment requirements of the NSW BOSTES for Visual Arts.

2. Develop lesson plans, programs and assessment tasks for Visual Arts curriculum,: visual art, visual design, photography and/or media arts content that incorporate appropriate technologies.

3. Support the literacy and numeracy demands of the Visual Arts as an area of study.

4. Differentiate the curriculum to meet the diverse needs of learners in the Visual Arts classroom.

5. Recognise and discuss art conventions, art history and art criticism.

Content

  • The course, programming and assessment requirements of the NSW BOSTES for the Visual Arts study area.
  • Visual art, visual design, photography and/or media arts
  • Technologies in Visual Art education.
  • Lesson planning and programming for the Visual Arts curriculum that incorporate appropriate technologies.
  • Differentiating the curriculum to meet the diverse needs of learners in the Visual Arts classroom.
  • Art conventions, art history and art criticism.

Replacing Course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): EDUC6718. Students who have successfully completed EDUC6718 are not eligible to enrol in EDUC3071.

Assumed Knowledge

EDUC2101; EDUC2071

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Essays / Written Assignments

Project: Projects

Contact Hours

Integrated Learning Session

Face to Face On Campus 6 hour(s) per Term

Integrated Learning will typically consist of a series of online activities.

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 8 hour(s) per Term

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 16 hour(s) per Term