Specialist Studies in Senior Visual Arts

Course code EDUC4099
Available in 2015
2015 Course Timetables

Description

This course explores the principles and practices of teaching and learning Stage 6 Visual Arts in secondary schools. Students will explore course, programming and assessment requirements of the NSW Higher School Certificate for Visual Arts. Specific attention will be given to the communication and interpersonal skills of the pre-service art teacher and the importance of co-operation between the arts community, art institutions and schools; and management practices for Visual Arts teachers including risk, and financial and resource management.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 1 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Develop lesson plans, programs and assessment tasks for Stage 6 Visual Arts, using a range of strategies, technologies and resources.

2. Interpret the course and assessment requirements of the NSW Higher School Certificate for Visual Arts.

3. Communicate effectively.

4. Co-operate with the arts community, art institutions and schools.

5. Manage risk, finances, and resources in the Visual Arts classroom.

Content

  • Lesson planning, programming and assessment for Stage 6 Visual Arts, using a range of strategies, technologies and resources.
  • The course and assessment requirements of the NSW Higher School Certificate for Visual Arts.
  • Communication and co-operation with the arts community, art institutions and schools.
  • Risk, financial, and resource management in the Visual Arts classroom.

Assumed Knowledge

EDUC2071

Assessment Items

Report: Reports - Teaching and Learning in Senior Classroom

Written Assignment: Stage 6 Program, Resource Package, Case Study, Presentation

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