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Learner Career Outcomes

29%

started a new career after completing these courses

29%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 10 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study x 2 hours per week, plus 2 hours for final project = 10 hours...

English

Subtitles: French, Greek, Dutch, Russian, English, Spanish...

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Introduction to Art and Activity

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 21 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
1.2 Why Activities?2m
1.3 Philosophy Behind Active Learning6m
1.4 Designing Engaging Activities6m
1.5 Skills and Benefits of Activity-Based Learning3m
4 readings
1.6 Required Reading & Additional Resources10m
1.7 Works of Art10m
Tell Us About You10m
Resources: MoMA podcasts, art vocabulary, Magazine, and YouTube channel10m
1 practice exercise
1. 8 Introduction to Activities14m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Activities for Analyzing and Reflecting

1 hour to complete
6 videos (Total 31 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
2.2 Sound & Movement Activities for Analyzing and Reflecting3m
2.3 Take Action: Blind Contour4m
2.4 Writing & Discussion-Based Activities for Analyzing and Reflecting4m
2.5 Take Action: DJ the Artwork4m
2.6 Games and Play-Based Activities8m
3 readings
2.7 Required Readings & Additional Resources10m
2.8 Works of Art10m
Mid-course survey5m
1 practice exercise
2.9 Activities for Analyzing and Reflecting10m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Activities for Creating, Imagining & Connecting

1 hour to complete
6 videos (Total 35 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
3.2 Writing & Discussion-Based Activities for Creating, Imagining & Connecting10m
3.3 Take Action: Postcard Home6m
3.4 Sound & Movement Activities for Creating, Imagining & Connecting4m
3.5 Design Thinking Activities4m
3.6 Take Action: Chair for an Astronaut3m
2 readings
3.7 Required Readings & Additional Resources10m
3.8 Works of Art10m
1 practice exercise
3.9 Activities for Creating, Imagining & Connecting10m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Assessment Strategies

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 11 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
2 videos
4.2 Assessing Student Work/Farewell6m
4 readings
4.3 Required Readings & Additional Resources10m
4.4 Works of Art10m
Funding for Education at MoMA10m
End-of-course survey10m

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