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Unit of Study EDU00415 - Creative Arts Education I: Foundations (2015)

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Unit Snapshot

  • Unit typeo

    UG Coursework Unit

  • Credit points

    12

  • AQF level

    7

  • Level of learning

    Introductory

  • Former School/College


Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 explain why creativity and the creative arts are an essential part of contemporary life, including children’s education
2 demonstrate knowledge, skills and understanding across the range of creative arts
3 demonstrate personal growth and development in music, visual arts, dance/movement and drama in terms of their future work with children
4 demonstrate skills and understandings in the use of technology and media to present information and to communicate with others.
5 demonstrate skills in personal, academic and disciplinary literacies

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. explain why creativity and the creative arts are an essential part of contemporary life, including children’s education
    • GA2:
  2. demonstrate knowledge, skills and understanding across the range of creative arts
    • GA4:
  3. demonstrate personal growth and development in music, visual arts, dance/movement and drama in terms of their future work with children
    • GA5:
  4. demonstrate skills and understandings in the use of technology and media to present information and to communicate with others.
    • GA4:
  5. demonstrate skills in personal, academic and disciplinary literacies
    • GA4:

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • No prescribed texts.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.