Art Education (ARTE)
Methods of teaching art to elementary and preschool children. Major emphasis will be given to relevant studio experiences.
Curriculum, methods, and materials for teaching art to elementary and preschool children.
Experiential practice and learning in elementary schools.
A study of prominent theories of the artistic development of children from infancy through adolescence. Students will examine children’s art from various age groups and apply theoretical explanations to these observations.
An introduction to art education as a profession. The history, curricular development, and current issues are examined. Students practice proven teaching techniques.
A sequence of supervised practicum experiences in middle and secondary school art education settings. Seminars and group discussions.
Applications new media such as digital photography, sound, and other interactive hypermedia for the art classroom. Emphasis on integrating art production with art history, criticism, and aesthetics.
Curriculum, methods, and materials for teaching art to secondary school students.
Experiential curriculum, methods, and materials for teaching secondary schoolchildren.
A workshop especially for teachers and prospective teachers, featuring practical art experiences and projects for elementary and secondary school. Topic varies by title.
Research methods used in art education and related areas.
Problems in teaching a discipline-based approach to art education; examination of the lives and works of famous artists and production of teaching materials.
Subject-centered approach to art history; the interrelationship of art and society, and the significance of art in social change.
Comprehensive studies of curriculum designs and methods, methods and technologies from modernist to postmodernist assumptions in elementary and high school art education programs.
Art methods for elementary schools.
Art methods for elementary schools practicum.
Interactive technology in art programs using the computer as a creative tool in art education.
Secondary methods of art instruction.
Practical experience in secondary methods of art instruction.
Seminar for art education internship. Students will be guided through practical field experience and the ADEPT evaluation system.
Internship in art education.
May be repeated up to a maximum of nine hours.