Creativity, Youth Culture and the Arts (EDGU1001)


This unit explores the place of creativity and the arts in youth culture and society more broadly. Throughout this unit students will be given the opportunity to engage with ideas of creativity and the arts as both an audience member and creator of work. Students will also explore theoretical, sociological, psychological and political constructs of, and approaches to creativity. This unit engages with the analysis of theoretical frameworks and practice relating to creativity, the arts and youth culture through lectures, performances/exhibitions, online tutorials and individual study.

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1x2-hr lecture or performance/wk for 10 wks, 1x1-hr online task/wk for 10 wks, 1x1-hr tutorial/wk for 6 wks


online discussion (20%) and case study analysis (30%) and creative work (50%)

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