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TMA 377D

Theatre Methods and Instruction: Elementary Curriculum

Theatre and Media Arts College of Fine Arts and Communications

Course Description

Practicing contemporary elementary education methods students will later employ in practical education settings.

When Taught

Winter

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

2

Fixed

1

Other Prerequisites

Theatre Education major status. FBI fingerprint and background clearance

Title

Drama and Education Methodologies

Learning Outcome

Successful students in TMA 377D will reflect on current methodology regarding drama and education.

Title

Lesson and Unit Planning

Learning Outcome

Successful students in TMA 377D will plan lessons and units based on their understanding of state and national K-6 drama and core curriculum standards.

Title

Personal Competence

Learning Outcome

Successful students in TMA 377D will reflect on their personal competence, and the effects of their own instructional choices, and seek opportunities for improvement.

Title

Instructional Design and Delivery

Learning Outcome

Successful students in TMA 377D will design and deliver instructions to help elementary students develop skills in drama and core curriculum content.

Title

Advocacy in the Arts

Learning Outcome

Successful students in TMA 377D will demonstrate ability to advocate for the arts in an elementary setting.