Art Education

Sequential 3 Tier Program

TIER I Pre-Admittance and Orientation
Course NumberCourse NameCreditsField Experience Hours
DAE 200Education Foundations: History & Philosophy of Education315 General Ed Focus
DAE 250Human Development, Creativity & Visual Learning310 Special Ed Focus
TIER II Professional Program
Course NumberCourse NameCreditsField Experience Hours
DAE 305Reading and Language Arts Methods & Technology310 K-6 Reading Tutors
DAE 315Elementary Art Teaching: Methods, Materials & content Area Literacy330 k-5 Art Classroom
DAE 405Secondary Art Teaching: Methods, Materials & Content Area Literacy 330 6-12 Art Classroom
Service Learning Project in a supervised setting20 Community Focus
Adult & Child CPR & First Aid Training, SMEA Membership, Compliance Forms
TIER III Directed Teaching
Course NumberCourse NameCreditsField Experience Hours
DAE 510Directed Teaching10
DAE 520Professional Seminar2
Pass MTTC LQ 95 Visual Arts Education Test
Total Credits27115 Total Field Experience Hours

Art Education Program Learning Outcomes (PLO)

Upon graduation from the CCS Art Education Program students will demonstrate:

  1. Theoretical and practical comprehension of the learner and learning as evidenced by successful completion of required courses, practicum and field experiences.
  2. Mastery of art materials, techniques, and delivery appropriate to K-12 art education as evidenced through successful Behaviors and Dispositions and end of course assessments.
  3. Proficiency in delivery and instructional practice as evidenced by the recommendation of mentor and supervising teachers in directed teaching.
  4. Professional responsibility as evidenced by demonstrated commitment to teaching, leadership in the field, service to the community, and reflective learning.