19SU30 Literacy and Numeracy through Visual Arts in NCAD and its environs

This course will take place in the National College of Art & Design and topics will include:

  • how to enhance Literacy and Numeracy skills through the medium of drawing, ceramics and fabric and fibre

  • the development of numeracy skills through the exploration of patterns and tessellations

  • the exploration of Literacy and Numeracy in an expressive manner through the use of drawing, ceramics and fabric and fibre

  • the development of an appreciation for the use of Visual Art in the acquisition of language and development of verbal fluency, proficiency in word identification and the ability to clarify thought through illustrations.

  • Teachers will also experience a wide variety of assessment approaches (Afl, Aal and Aol) and assessment strategies for application in their own classes.

  • Teachers will have the opportunity to develop Visual Art schemes of work and lesson plans. 

Course times: Day 1: 09.45 – 14.30, Days 2 – 5: 10.00 – 14.30

Course Details

Course Date 19-08-2019 10:00 am
Course End Date 23-08-2019 2:30 pm
Registration Start Date 01-05-2019 1:00 pm
Capacity 15
Available place 4
Cut off date 14-08-2019 12:00 pm
Individual Price €70.00
Number Hours 20
Location National College of Art & Design