ECA734 - Arts Education Research Inquiry Senior Years

Year:

2020 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), CBD*, Cloud (online)**

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Students must be enrolled in course D303, E760, E763 or E765

Prerequisite:

D303 students must have passed 24 credit points of study at levels 1, 2 & 3 with a minimum WAM of 60%

Students enrolled in course E763 or E765 must complete unit EEE754, plus 1 unit from EEE755, EEE756, EPR731, EPR751

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

In Person Attendance Requirements
Students who are completing professional experience placements are not required to attend classes or scheduled synchronous sessions during the placement.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Time engaging in learning activities is expected to total a combined equivalent of 8-10 hours per week.

This includes engagement with materials, responses to tasks, independent study and 1 x 3-hour scheduled seminar per non-placement teaching week (approx. 6-9 weeks).

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Time engaging in learning activities is expected to total a combined equivalent of 8-10 hours per week.

This includes engagement with materials, responses to tasks, regular forum posting and responding to others, scheduled synchronous online discussions and independent study during non-placement teaching weeks (approx. 6-9 weeks).

It is highly recommended that you attend scheduled synchronous discussions in CloudDeakin throughout the trimester.

Note:

*CBD refers to the National Indigenous Knowledges, Education, Research and Innovation (NIKERI) Institute; Community Based Delivery

**Dance and Drama not available in Cloud (online) mode

Please Note: Media students should be enrolled in ECA736. Media is not a double arts method.

Content

This unit aims to immerse students in creative practice, aesthetic and critical debate in teaching and learning within their chosen arts discipline area (Dance, Drama, Music or Visual Art). Students research, analyse and apply a range of skill-based strategies including digital technologies and pedagogies that inform and underpin teaching and learning within diverse social and cultural contexts. Students negotiate, design and undertake individual projects that may be practical or research-based, and may include independent investigation of their chosen arts specialisation in formal and informal education settings. ECA734 students should note that arts discipline methodology modules are available for campus and Cloud (online) study as follows:

  • Dance - Burwood (Melbourne)
  • Drama - Burwood (Melbourne)
  • Music - Burwood (Melbourne), or Cloud (online)
  • Visual arts - Burwood (Melbourne) or Cloud (online)

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