Course Descriptions

CodeEDTE
Number509
TitleCreative Activities (Music, Art, Movement, Drama)
Units2
Description

This course provides the knowledge and activities that supports the child’s absorption and later creativity in reference to art, music, movement, and drama. The students will learn the importance of music for the development of the brain, the importance of movement for the young child in expressing his inner self, and the connection between body, mind, and spirit. Students will research, design, and demonstrate appropriate materials and activities in each of these areas for children from birth to six years. They will learn how to make creative activities a part of the everyday life of the group in the infant community and the preschool environments.