Arts Education (2020)
This subject comprises the study of Dance, Drama, Music-Sound Arts and Visual Arts in a range of educational and community settings.
The postgraduate Master of Education (Arts Education) programme extends upon this knowledge and deepens theoretical understandings. Students graduating with significant study in the area of Arts Education are well positioned to take leadership roles within schools ensuring creative and meaningful learning in the future.
Papers with the subject code EDART may be taken by any student.
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Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location DANCE101 Dance, Movement and Culture 15.0 20B (Hamilton) This paper provides practical experience with different forms of dance, an introduction to choreography, and a critical examination of how dance is influenced by societal and cultural issues. EDART100 Engaging with Arts Education in the Community 15.0 No occurrences This paper aims to develop students' strength in learning and teaching selected arts disciplines in school and community settings.
Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location EDART201 Dance In Educational Contexts 15.0 20S (Tauranga) The paper explores dance education through exposure to a range of dance skills, knowledge and teaching strategies. It embraces current dance practices through practical experiences and guided inquiry. EDART202 Visual Art in Educational Contexts 15.0 No occurrences The paper explores a chosen art process through exposure to art skills and visual research strategies. It embraces current art education practices through art experiences and guided inquiry. EDART204 Drama in Educational Contexts 15.0 20A (Hamilton) This paper will introduce students to the key concepts of drama and contribute to the development of specialist skills and dispositions required when working with drama as a pedagogy or for performance. MAORI261 He Taonga Tuku Iho: Evolving Māori and Pacific Art 15.0 No occurrences This paper examines the artistic traditions and contemporary expressions of Maori and Pacific peoples and the relevance of those traditions today.
Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location DANCE301 Performing Dance 15.0 20A (Hamilton) This paper offers an advanced study of choreography for performance, focussing on solo choreography, critical reflections on embodiment, gender and culture in dance, and a final public performance production.
Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location EDART501 Contemporary Issues in Arts Education 30.0 No occurrences In this paper, students will engage with a range of contemporary local and global issues impacting Arts education, culminating in a critical, in-depth examination of one issue and its implications for teaching and learning. EDART502 Critical Approaches in Applied Arts Education 30.0 20B (Block) This paper focuses on the ways in which Arts practitioners and educators can critically interrogate the place of the Arts practice as both a responsibility and opportunity in specific applied contexts.
2020 Catalogue of Papers information current as of : 24 September 2021 7:01pm