Courses & Units

Arts Education: Music & Visual Arts EPR130

Cradle Coast, Launceston

Introduction

In this unit you will learn about Music and the Visual Arts as key areas of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and the Australian Curriculum: The Arts. You will become familiar with the research that supports the practice of the Arts in education and apply this to your planning, teaching and reflection. You will experiment with, reflect on and apply the elements of Music and Visual Arts to Early Childhood and Primary contexts and to key Australian curriculum documents. As a culminating performance of your learning you will plan, teach and reflect on a short Music or Visual Arts teaching session.

Summary

Unit name Arts Education: Music & Visual Arts
Unit code EPR130
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Education
Discipline Education
Coordinator Doctor William (Bill) Baker
Available as student elective? Yes
Delivered By University of Tasmania

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Cradle Coast Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022

* 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).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate, experiment with and reflect on the elements of Music and Visual Arts
  • Apply and reflect on Arts learning in the curriculum and in Early Childhood or Primary education
  • Recall and relate research in Arts education to primary or early childhood education.
  • Communicate using Arts language with due attention to spelling, grammar, punctuation and referencing of sources (APA 6th).
  • Apply your knowledge and skills in Arts education to teach a short lesson in Musical or Visual Arts education.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
070199 $498.00 $498.00 not applicable $2,108.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

Mutual exclusion: ESH130

Teaching

AssessmentTest or quiz (10%)|Assignment (40%)|Reflection (30%)|Discussion posts (online) (20%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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