Download e-book for iPad: Artistic Literacy: Theatre Studies and a Contemporary by N. Kindelan

By N. Kindelan

ISBN-10: 1137008512

ISBN-13: 9781137008510

ISBN-10: 1349435694

ISBN-13: 9781349435692

Exploring the methods undergraduate theatre courses can play an important function in achieving the goals and studying results of a modern liberal schooling, Kindelan argues that theatre's signature pedagogy is helping all undergraduates turn into actively engaged in constructing serious and value-focused abilities.

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25 John Kao, business educator, psychiatrist, consultant, entrepreneur, author, and film and Broadway producer, speaks to the importance of innovation as a key to attaining national success in the global marketplace and creating the social well-being of an educated citizenry. ” Innovation involves working across disciplinary boundaries and drawing from cross-cultural insights and practices. ”26 Best practices in innovation, for Kao, are found in continually evolving ideas. New learning strategies—that is, new paradigms of teaching and learning in general education programs—address many of these innovators’ ideas as they provide environments that stimulate creative dialogue by allowing students to work independently or on cross-disciplinary teams.

The recommendations include an 16 ● Artistic Literacy enhanced presence for the arts in the undergraduate and graduate curriculum, the development of campus programs and initiatives for the arts, and the addition of physical space and administrative support. Pertinent to this study is the report’s interest in incorporating an art-making component as part of the undergraduate’s general education curriculum because, it asserts, art is an essential element in the cognitive training of students (emphasis is mine).

The American Revolution would be the catalyst for an interest in the Enlightenment; thus characteristics of the liberal-free ideal appear in late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century discussions regarding liberal education. American revolutionary leaders (Franklin, Jefferson, Adams, Paine, and others), inspired by the ideas of the major Enlightenment thinkers, spoke about liberty, equality, progress, learning, science, and experimentation. ”25 Through much of its early history, the college curriculum was based on the classics through a course of study that was prescriptive (a series of required courses in a particular sequence).

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