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Master of Arts in Arts and Engagement

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MA
Programme Code: CR_ARAEN_9
 
Mode of Delivery:Part Time
 
No. of Semesters:4
NFQ Level:9
Embedded Award:No
 
Programme Credits:90
programmeReviewDate:February 2023
Department:ARTS IN HEALTH & EDUCATION
Field of Study:Visual Arts
 

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A clear understanding of current and historical debates on the meaning and definition of an Arts and Engagement practice, and a systematic comprehension of Arts and Engagement practice, including Eco Arts Practice, within the context of social pedagogy
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) An advanced capacity to critically reflect upon personal professional application of socially engaged arts practice, exemplifying the place of their work in historic and contemporary contexts.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) An understanding of current debates on the meaning and definition of research within the context of an Arts and Engagement practice. Synthesize contemporary arts practice and methods of research applying them to arts and engagement.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) Investigation of the transformational power of engagement with the arts through a broad scope of contemporary methodologies, including Eco Arts Practice, adopting complex theoretical lenses.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) Establishing an informed position on one’s role as a social mediator, garnering skills in the development of trust, empathy and collaboration.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) Development and application of advanced practical tools for engaging through the arts with groups in diverse contexts, including nature-based learning.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) Application and contextualisation of a reflective practice to support application of experiential findings and adapt methodologies to diverse settings.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) Deconstruction of social structures in the context of communities and equality issues. Refine theoretical ideas through applied arts rich engagement to enact social change.
 

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
ARTS9018 Arts & Engagement Theory
ARTS9022 Group Theory and Practice
Elective
Module Code Module Title
DRAM8055 Soc Engaged Theatre Theory
ARTS8037 Art Therapy Theory
ARTS9020 Eco Arts Practice ( Part 1 of 2 )

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
ARTS9021 Research Methods in the Arts
ARTS9017 Material Metaphor Engagement
Elective
Module Code Module Title
DRAM8056 Soc Engaged Theatre Applic
ARTS8038 Art Therapy Experiential
ARTS9020 Eco Arts Practice ( Part 2 of 2 )
 

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
ARTS9019 Arts & Engagement Project ( Part 1 of 2 )
Elective
Module Code Module Title
ARTS9023 Arts & Wellbeing Theory
EDUC9051 Thematic Creative Engagement

Stage 2 / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
ARTS9019 Arts & Engagement Project ( Part 2 of 2 )
Elective
Module Code Module Title
ARTS9024 Arts & Wellbeing Practice
EDUC9052 Application to Practice

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