* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).
In this unit you will be introduced to music and visual art as key elements of the early childhood and primary Arts curriculum. The role of the arts in education and the value of learning in and through the arts will be explored. You will explore the use of music and visual art as powerful pedagogical tools in the classroom, and possibilities for cross-curricula work using music and visual art will be explored through practical and theoretical approaches. Music and visual art curricula will be analysed and explored with reference to theoretical and practical activities.
Reflective Analysis (55%) and Lesson Plan (45%)
Music and Visual Art: Lecture Week 1
Visual Art: 1 x 90 minute Workshop per week (13 weeks)
Music: 1 x 90 minute tutorial per week (13 weeks)
On-line: Weekly online engagement, readings and activities in an educational context.
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Web supported - L,W Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
Fully online - H,I,N,O This unit is taught entirely online
Resource supported teaching & learning - L,W,H,I,N,O Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.