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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 4216

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
158141

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Education

Course aim

To enable students to design, apply and evaluate arts across the curriculum for children from Birth to 8 years.

Course content

Students will extend and apply knowledge of principles and processes of teaching and learning in the arts, children’s development in the arts and children’s cognitive competence in relation to the arts. Students will develop competencies in using arts materials and resources, in their understandings of multimodal learning in the arts, and in arts curriculum planning, implementation and evaluation. They will reflect on diversity in the arts in Australia and educational issues relating to the arts.

Textbook(s)

Dinham, J & Chalk 2017, It's arts play: young children belonging, being and becoming through the arts, Oxford University Press, Australia & New Zealand

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
EDUC 2054 Arts Education

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Workshop 3 hours x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
External (Online workshops) 3 hours x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Presentation 2250 words equivalent 50% N/A
Project 2250 words equivalent 50% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Presentation 2250 words equivalent 50% N/A
Project 2250 words equivalent 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1A)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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