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SEC/541
Visual Arts Content and Curricular Knowledge

Course level: EDU Graduate

SEC/541
Continuing Education for Teachers
Visual Arts Content and Curricular Knowledge

Online

Format

$1,620

Estimated Tuition

3 credits

Total credits

6 weeks

Course length

Take this course on its own, or as part of a degree or certificate program.

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This course explores the theory, application, and strategies of teaching the visual arts for single-subject teacher candidates. Candidates identify the educational needs of students by exploring current instructional theory, national and state standards, assessment practices, aesthetic valuing, artistic perception, and historical and cultural origins that influence the arts. Candidates develop skills in adapting delivery methods and behavior management plans for individual students and diverse populations. The course also emphasizes classroom management skills, including safety, and the use of technology as they relate to visual arts instruction.

This course is only available for enrollment to residents of California.

Prerequisites

This graduate level course requires proof of completion of a Bachelor's degree. Be prepared to provide documentation during the checkout process.

Required materials

The materials required for this course are covered in your resource fees.

Please Note: Attendance and participation are mandatory in all University courses, and specific requirements may differ by course. If attendance requirements are not met, a student may be removed from the course. Please review the Course Attendance Policy in the Catalog for more information.

University of Phoenix reserves the right to modify courses. While widely available, not all programs are available to residents of all states. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.

Earn these career-relevant skills in weeks, not years.

Arts Integration

Evaluate various technologies and media that can be used to integrate visual arts into curriculum planning, instruction, and assessment

Art Culture and History

Explore the influence of history and cultures that are incorporated into visual arts

Arts Education

Describe strategies, resources, and assessments required to integrate visual arts education into the curriculum to support student engagement, promote critical thinking, foster digital literacy, and accommodate diverse needs

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University of Phoenix reserves the right to modify courses. Although our continuing teacher education courses are accepted by some state agencies in the United States toward teacher certifications and endorsements, this may not be the case in all states or foreign jurisdictions. If you plan to use courses for certification or endorsement, please check with your own state agency and your school district for applicability. Continuing teacher education courses are not eligible to apply to degree programs at University of Phoenix. These courses are not eligible for federal financial aid. While widely available, not all programs are available to residents of all states. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative. If you have a question contact us at (866) 354-1800.