Extended Studies in Visual Arts 2

Course code EDUC4100Units 10Level 4000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education

The course deepens students understanding of the principles and practices of teaching and learning Visual Arts in secondary schools. It will explore curent issues and trends in Visual Arts education, and aims to deepen the students' understanding of the role of art in all forms and media, in contemporary and historical cultures and visual words, with specific reference to how popular culture informs current art practice. It provides for the acquisition of both practical and propositional knowledge, and it acknowledges the different sets of beliefs and values that condition understanding and practice.

Available in 2014

Callaghan CampusSemester 1
Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
ObjectivesUpon completion of this course, students will have the capacity to:

1. Discuss current issues and trends in Visual Arts education.
2. Debate the role of art in all forms and media, in contemporary and historical cultures and visual worlds, with specific reference to how popular culture informs current art practice.
3. Acquire of both practical and propositional knowledge, and it acknowledges the different sets of beliefs and values that condition understanding and practice.
Content* Current issues and trends in Visual Arts education.
* The role of art in all forms and media, in contemporary and historical cultures and visual worlds, with specific reference to how popular culture informs current art practice.
* The acquisition of both practical and propositional knowledge, and it acknowledges the different sets of beliefs and values that condition understanding and practice.
Replacing Course(s)N/A
TransitionN/A
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeN/A
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Seminar
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Essays / Written AssignmentsEssay: 1000 words
Other: (please specify)Assignment: 3000 words

Two Parts:
Collaborative Scope and Sequence Design (30%)
Program and Resource Development (45%)
Contact HoursTutorial: for 16 hour(s) per Term for 8 weeks
Integrated Learning: for 6 hour(s) per Term for Full Term
Lecture: for 8 hour(s) per Term for 8 weeks
Timetables2014 Course Timetables for EDUC4100