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Creativity and the Arts: Contemporary Perspectives - ECED828

This unit focuses on the pivotal role of the arts in early childhood, particularly in the domains of music and movement, visual arts, and drama. Students are provided opportunities to enhance their capacity to use diverse resources that underpin high quality arts education. The unit provides a forum through which to critique contemporary issues in arts education, drawing on current research in early childhood and allied fields. Students will investigate current specialist pedagogies as a basis for developing personal approaches to the provision of early childhood arts education.

Credit Points: 4
When Offered:

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

S1 Online - Session 1, Online

Staff Contact(s): Ms Jenny Nicholls

[Admission to MTeach(Birth to Five) and (ECED602 or ECED819)] or [admission to MEChild or MEd or MEdLead or PGDipEdS or GradCertIndigenousEd or MIndigenousEd or MSpecEd or PGCertSpEd or MSocEntre or GradCertEChild or GradCertEdS] Prerequisite Information


NCCW(s): ECED842, ECHX828
Unit Designation(s):
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Educational Studies

Faculty of Human Sciences

Course structures, including unit offerings, are subject to change.
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