CHILDREN AND THE ARTS

EDU3CAA

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject positions The Arts in the early childhood curriculum. Students explore the developmental sequence of children (0-5) and a variety of mechanisms for expression and creativity. The content includes 2D and 3D creative arts, music, movement and media. The purpose of this subject is to enable Early Childhood teachers to construct and implement an imaginative Arts program for young children.

SchoolSchool of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorClaire Philp-Clark

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites EDU1IEC or Admitted into EBECE or subject coordinators approval

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsChildren, Meaning-Making and the ArtsPrescribedWright, S. (2012)NSW: PEARSON

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Demonstrate a familiarity with skills and knowledge pertaining to early childhood arts curriculum.

Activities:
Online materials, forums and personal explorations
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

02. Understand the role of the teacher for scaffolding creative processes.

Activities:
Online materials, forums and personal explorations
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

03. Design and implement quality Arts experiences for young children.

Activities:
Online materials, forums and personal explorations
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Online, 2018, Online Study 1/4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorClaire Philp-Clark

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online tasks (approx. 800 words)20 01
Curriculum Design (approx. 1750 words)40 01, 02, 03
Creative Multimodal Portfolio (approx. 1750 words)40 01, 03

Online, 2018, Online Study 4/4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorClaire Philp-Clark

Class requirements

Scheduled Online Class Week: 46
Three 1.0 hours scheduled online class per week in week 46 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online tasks (approx. 800 words)20 01
Curriculum Design (approx. 1750 words)40 01, 02, 03
Creative Multimodal Portfolio (approx. 1750 words)40 01, 03