CDEC 1358 - CREATIVE ARTS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD

An exploration of principles, methods, and materials for teaching music, movement, visual arts, and dramatic play through process-oriented experiences to support divergent thinking for children birth through age eight.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Define the creative process
  • Describe developmental sequences of creative arts
  • Analyze teacher roles in enhancing creativity
  • Describe concepts taught through the creative arts
  • Identify components of creative environments
  • Assess creative arts activities

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 48.0