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About the Course

This course is designed to help build critical skills that support theme-based teaching practices and build confidence in incorporating modern and contemporary art into interdisciplinary lesson plans. By addressing themes and questions that arise in relation to modern and contemporary art, the course will help you to think creatively about links to your curriculum and the ways that you can tap into students’ knowledge and life experience. In this course, you will explore four themes that educators at The Museum of Modern Art use frequently in their teaching: Places & Spaces, Art & Identity, Transforming Everyday Objects, and Art & Society. Through videos, slideshows, and a variety of resources, readings, and activities, you will explore the content and context of works of art in MoMA’s collection. Learners will… - Explore works of modern and contemporary art through a variety of themes that relate to classroom content and student experience. - Hear directly from artists about their ideas and processes. - Learn about the ways that a thematic approach supports interdisciplinary teaching and learning. - Gain exposure to a range of digital resources available for teaching with themes and incorporating content around works of art into your classroom....

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Mar 26, 2020

Thank You So Much MoMa and Cousera !! I'm super in love with this courses, it really help me a lot and teach me a lot ..And I will continue to choose any others course in MoMa,in Cousera ! Thank You


Feb 14, 2017

This course was a wonderful and thorough introduction to Modern Art. So insightful and informative! I'd recommend it to anyone! It has definitely enhanced my lesson planning and teaching style.

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By Ren

Dec 18, 2016

A greatly informative course that's also really enjoyable!

By Laura C

Jan 13, 2020

A very well-structured and enlightening course.

By Alessio C

May 12, 2020

A real interesting course! Useful and amazing

By Muhammad S H

Jun 05, 2020

A brilliant journey to learn art with themes!

By sherrie s

Jul 10, 2018

Great ideas and information in this class!

By Lebene L

Jan 16, 2019

loved everything about it. Great course!

By Angela M F

May 15, 2017

Thanks! I did really enjoy this course!!

By Jamie H

Dec 22, 2017

A great course for art teachers.

By Anna P

May 20, 2020

Thank You for a great journey!

By Verónica T

Aug 31, 2017

Excellent course. I regret it!

By Maria M

Jun 27, 2020

Great course! Great material!

By Larissa P

May 26, 2018

Great, dinamic and complete.

By Cristóbal A M W

Apr 25, 2020

Certainly be doing another!

By Victoria P

Jun 12, 2020

Muy interesante y práctico

By Covor D

Jun 10, 2020

Thank you, Lisa Mazzola!

By Marcus W

Jan 14, 2020

Very good intrduction!

By Rosalba N L

Mar 02, 2019

Fantastic experience

By Laura A

Mar 27, 2020

Really interesting!

By Guido D

May 19, 2020

Very interesting!


Apr 28, 2020

Lovely Course

By Jose M G

Mar 25, 2020

Excellent! 😁

By Louis J F J

Jun 27, 2017

Very enjoyab


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Apr 11, 2020


By Abdul H

Aug 13, 2018