CD 2540 - Integrated Arts
Offered: Fall and Spring.
Exploration into the value and practice of integrating the arts into the lives of children. Students gain an understanding of the important role the arts play in the growth and development of children by investigating the various means of expressing ideas, emotions and images through the use of music, drama, movement, puppetry, visual arts and theater. Emphasis on inspiration, meaning-making, arts relevancy and the creative process in the context of lifelong learning and the development of critical skills. Five hours of in-class arts practicum experience is incorporated into the course curriculum to provide students with opportunities to practice integrating the arts into a variety of childhood settings. Falls and Springs.
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.