Creativity for Life
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- 20 Feb 2023
- 30 Oct 2023
Australia’s fourth oldest university, the University of Tasmania, is highly regarded internationally for teaching and academic excellence. The university offers more than 100 undergraduate degrees and more than 50 postgraduate programs across a range of disciplines. The university offers students a diverse range of opportunities, the chance to learn from leading experts, and excellent preparation for their future careers.
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Upon successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
- Demonstrated an understanding of the evidence-based research of the benefits of engagement with the arts and creativity across the lifespan.
- Developed practical skills and methodologies associated with creativity in the arts.
- Applied creativity and critical reflection and evaluation in practical engagement with the arts.
- Integrated scholarly research skills to communicate arguments and ideas with appropriate use of discipline-specific terminology.
- Refer to Mylo for study topics
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No additional requirements
This subject will provide an introduction to existing evidence-based research on the benefits of engagement with the arts, through the lifespan and strategies employing creativity to support better ageing and mitigate risk factors for dementia. The subject offers opportunities for students to undertake creative tasks, develop their own creativity and reflect on the cognitive benefits.
- Online Quiz (10%)
- Creative Projects (50%)
- Written Reflection (30%)
- Discussion Participation (10%)
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