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ECA736 - Arts Education Curriculum Study 6

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Offering information:

* Dance, Drama and Media studies not available in Cloud (online) mode.

Cohort rule:

For students enrolled in course D303, E760, E763, E763T, or E765

Unit chair:E Hirsh
Campus contact:

J Grenfell (Cloud (online))

E Hirsh (Burwood (Melbourne))


ECA731 or ECA735



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour Seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


ECA736 students should note that arts discipline methodology specialisms are available for Campus and Cloud (online) study strictly as follows:

• Dance - available at Burwood (Melbourne)

• Drama - available at Burwood (Melbourne)

• Media- available at Burwood (Melbourne)

• Music - available at Burwood (Melbourne), or Cloud (online)

• Visual Arts – available at Burwood (Melbourne), or Cloud (online)

This unit focuses on the post-compulsory years of schooling, years 11 and 12, and aims to develop students' abilities to research, create, implement and critically evaluate innovative teaching and learning practices in their selected specialism. Students actively participate in blended, located and cloud based (online) teaching and learning environments and with digital technologies. They engage in critical and analytical discourse to devise and evaluate arts classroom practice and workplace simulations that integrate pedagogy, curriculum and technology.


Portfolio: 2000 word count equivalent essay or portfolio or presentation appropriate to the specific arts education area. 40%

Curriculum and Assessment Project: 3000 word count equivalent website or portfolio or presentation appropriate to the specific arts education area. 60%

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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