Available in 2021
Course code

EDUC2071

Units

10 units

Level

2000 level

Course handbook

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.


Availability2021 Course Timetables

Callaghan

  • Semester 2 - 2021

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.

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.

Assumed knowledge

Successful completion of EDUC1101: Curriculum, Assessment and Pedagogy


Assessment items

Written Assignment: Essays/Written Assignments

Project: Unit Plan


Compulsory Requirements

In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:

General Course Requirements:

  • Lecture: There is a compulsory attendance requirement in this course. - Students are required to have 80% attendance in order to pass the course.
  • Tutorial: There is a compulsory attendance requirement in this course. - Students are required to have 80% attendance in order to pass the course.

Contact hours

Callaghan

Integrated Learning Session

Face to Face On Campus 4 hour(s) per Term Full Term

Lecture

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

Online Activity

Online 2 hour(s) per Term Full Term

Tutorial

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

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