May 22, 2018  
2017-2018 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog

AED 305 - Social Philosophy and History of Art Education

Credits 3Satisfies University Studies requirement: Intermediate Writing Intermediate Writing
Lecture
Requirements: Prerequisite: Co- or Pre-requisites AED 200 and 201
Relationships between philosophical influences and historical practices in art education. Writing by prominent educators that provide a philosophical framework for analysis of theories and current trends in teaching art will be discussed. Theories will be set in a social context in order to describe how the general period and the specific history shaped the field of art education. Comparative historical and contemporary interpretations will also be explored along with a written review of the literature. Fifteen practicum hours required outside of class. Cross-listed with AED 505
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