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College Catalog 2012-2013 
College Catalog 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ART 310 - Art Education Methodologies & Curriculum Development - Elementary

4.00 credits.
This course prepares Art Certification candidates to develop a visual arts curriculum for kindergarten through sixth grade that meets Pennsylvania Standards for the Arts & Humanities. Child-centered, society-centered and discipline-based theories of art education will be discussed in the elementary school context. Students write age-appropriate lesson plans and test their effectiveness in a classroom under the supervision of a certified art teacher. They learn to manage a sage instructional environment conducive to learning for a diverse population of students, including those with special needs. *Prerequisite(s): (ED 105  and ED 150 ) or (ED 106  and ED 151 ); SED 282 ; and formal acceptance into the Fine Arts - Art Education program. Register by Instructor. Fall semester.