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ECA434 - Arts Education Discipline Study 4

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Offering information:

Dance, Drama and Media offered Burwood (Melbourne) only.

Music and Visual Arts offered Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Warrnambool, and Cloud (online).

Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in course D347, E356, E359, E365, E377 or E455

Unit chair:E Hirsh
Campus contact:

E Hirsh (Burwood (Melbourne))

J Grenfell (Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online))

S Hannigan (Warrnambool)





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour Seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


In this unit participatory studio-based experience informed by aesthetic and critical debate in diverse social and cultural contexts will enable students to further enhance their reflective practice in their arts specialism. Students undertake research projects in their arts specialism that may include: a practical arts teaching project; a project based in an educational setting other than a school; an action research project designed to improve teaching or solve a problem; or a review of literature on a particular issue related to the arts.


Two Assessment Tasks - Each 50%

Assessment tasks appropriate to the specific arts education area will be chosen from: Individualised research project, folio submission presentations, curriculum project with written report and presentation, arts practice performance and demonstrations, teaching simulations within a virtual learning environment. All assessment will be criterion referenced.

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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