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Undergraduate | CUR-EDS310 | 2023

Curriculum and Instruction Senior Secondary: The Arts

Course information for 2023 intake

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Prepare for your career teaching the arts to secondary school students. You’ll cover curriculum planning, teaching strategies and reporting. Consider how you might approach individual student needs in your area of expertise. 

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 29 May 2023
  • 27 Nov 2023
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About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. employ discipline knowledge, principles and concepts to evaluate and refine teaching programs to enhance student learning in Senior Secondary Arts
    2. analyse assessment data to provide feedback and inform learning and teaching in Senior Secondary Arts
    3. examine robust practices for the recording and reporting of student achievement in Senior Secondary Arts to educational stakeholders
    4. draw on contemporary research-based knowledge, evidence-based practices and understanding of Senior Secondary Arts curriculum to create learning plans to meet diverse needs of students
    5. develop assessment strategies to monitor, measure and make consistent and comparable judgements of student learning in Senior Secondary Arts.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • CUR-SAR-DEG-2023 - Bachelor of Education (Secondary Education) (The Arts - Visual Arts)


  • CUR-FAST-DEG-2023 - Fast track your Curtin on campus study

Prior study

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:

one of

Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s).

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees