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Master of Arts in Art and Design Education

Programme Code: CR_AATDE_9
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, Part Time, ACCS
No. of Semesters:3
NFQ Level:9
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:90
programmeReviewDate:September 2016
Field of Study:Music & Performing Arts

Programme Outcomes

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

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A wide range of theoretical and practical insights into the visual arts and their role in the education of adolescents and adults and an ability to formulate a research proposal, the topic of which originates in their teaching practice.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) An ability to carry out a research project that investigates the role of the visual arts in a wide range of educational contexts.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) Appropriate levels of artistic and educational skills and knowledge to enable them to become art strategists in a variety of educational contexts.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) Informed judgement in their application of educational and artistic theories and practices in the context of curriculum planning and delivery in compulsory and non-compulsory education.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) the capacity to research and test a range of key theoretical knowledge bases that cover new and diverse aspects of learning through art and design.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) An ability to create and manage an environment which is inclusive of the visual arts within an educational setting.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to research, compile and apply objective criteria for self-evaluation and future professional development.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) The ability to influence how education through the visual arts impact on society at large in terms of human, economic and cultural capital.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
EDUC9006 New Technologies in Art Ed.
EDUC9004 Ed Management&Leadership
Module Code Module Title
ARTS8035 Arts Facilitation Skills
EDUC9007 Individuality in Art Education
EDUC9001 Aesthetics and Art Criticism

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
EDUC9005 Examining Art Practices
EDUC9008 Research Methods ArtEd
Module Code Module Title
ARTS8036 Arts Facilitation Practice
PSYC9002 Art Therapy in Education
EDUC9003 Inclusion & Diversity in Ed.

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
EDUC9010 Research Dissertation

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