Graduate Course: EDU 526 - Strengthening Social Emotional Learning by Integrating Art and Wellness (Online)
- Price: $800.00
- Dates: August 29 - October 23, 2022
- Professors: Mamta Kochhar
- Location: Online- Canvas online platform
This course will survey and explore the various artistic styles and how art and creativity can be tied to any content area in an expanded form with extensions. To expand the horizon, we will look at both Western and Non-Western Art and artistic styles of Asia: Buddhist and Indian art, Arts of Africa and Native American art, and how they impacted the generations and our own selves. It will give participants a way to think about the world differently, make connections, and contemplate our place and role in it.
The course design will have the flexibility to incorporate the participant’s professional background. Paintings, sculptures, and creative pursuits will be studied and incorporated as individual’s work in relation to their social and professional backgrounds. The cultural influence upon contemporary art will be covered as well. The focus would be on how to incorporate our latent talent into our daily personal and professional life.