Art Explorations

Course Description

Art Explorations is a semester course that is designed to give students a broad overview of different categories of art. The semester kicks off focusing on elements of dance, acting, and musical performance followed by fine arts, architecture, and multimedia. In each of these categories, students will learn about the history of each art, famous people in each of the arts, how technology has impacted that art form, as well as having a career in each of these categories.

Course Requirements

Grade Level

6-8

Materials

Speakers

Video recording device (ie. digital camera, computer camera, smartphone)

Duration

1 Semester

Credit Value

0.5

Prerequisites

None

Major Concepts

Module 1: Dance
Module 2: Acting
Module 3: Musical Performance
Module 4: Fine Arts
Module 5: Architecture
Module 6: Multimedia

Course Syllabus