|Graduate Course Details|
|Title||Introduction to Teaching Visual Arts Pre-K-12 (Pre-Practicum)|
|Prerequisites||Acceptance into the Initial licensure track of the Master of Arts in Teaching Art program or permission of instructor|
An introduction to the study of art education and the standards of the Massachusetts Department of Education Visual Arts Curriculum frameworks. Content includes the exploration of visual growth and art history in the Pre-K-12 curriculum. Current art education trends, cultural and ethnic influences, and working with children with special needs will be explored. Required of students enrolled in the Initial Licensure track of the MAT in Art.