Creative Arts 1 (EDUP1001)


This unit comprises four Creative Arts components: Drama, Visual Arts, Music and Dance. It combines both theoretical and practical/studio work across a range of art forms appropriate for K - 6 classrooms. Given the experiential nature of this unit, attendance at both lectures and workshops is mandatory.

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Further unit of study information


1x1-hr lecture/wk, 1x2-hr workshop/wk


arts learning experiences assignment (60%) and reflective scrapbook (40%)


Gibson, R. & Ewing, R. (2011). Transforming the curriculum through the arts. Camberwell, VIC: Palgrave Macmillan. Ewing, R. (2010). The arts and Australian education: Realising potential. Camberwell, VIC: ACER. Ewing, R. & Simons, J. (2004). Beyond the script: Take two. Newtown, NSW: PETA.

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

12 credit points of units of study

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.