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THEA 7225X History of Theater in Education

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as THE 740.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

30 hours plus field experience; 3 credits

Twentieth-century history, theory, and practice of theater arts in education. Creative drama. British Theater in Education (TIE) movement. Artist-in-residence programs in the schools and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). Aesthetic education. Cultural literacy. Cross-disciplinary applications of arts. Teaching artist and classroom teacher. Standards and certification. Visits to school sites.

Prerequisite: approval of program head or chairperson.


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