SKLS H3402 - Creative Skills 2

Module Title:Creative Skills 2
Credits: 5
NFQ Level:7
Module Delivered In 2 programme(s)
Teaching & Learning Strategies: • Paired work • Independent project work • Presentations • Role play • Art and craftwork • Audio-visual demonstrations
Module Aim: AIM 1. The aim of this module is to foster the personal development of the student by encouraging creativity, flexibility and the use of the imagination. 2. Develop the student’s artistic and creative skills in the visual and performing arts. 3. Equip the students with knowledge and awareness necessary to organise creative activities in a social care context.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to:
LO1 Document the planning and implementation of creative interventions.
LO2 Evaluate creative activities in social care practice.
LO3 Understand and analyse creative processes at individual and group level.
LO4 Identify how creative activities can be applied in a variety of settings.
LO5 Experience producing creative work within a health/social care context.
Pre-requisite learning
Module Recommendations

This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is recommended before enrolment in this module.

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Incompatible Modules
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Co-requisite Modules
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Requirements
This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is mandatory before enrolment in this module is allowed.
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Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Planning & Implementing
• Creative Environments • Using Media to promote creativity • Web Activities • Multicultural and anti-bias activities in planning for creative expression • Evaluating creative practice • Managing Creative Arts in Social Care setting
Creative Interventions
• Bibliotheraphy & Symbolic meaning in Literature • Creative and mental growth using the visual arts • Creative and Experiential Group Strategies
Developmental stages in children’s art
• Viktor Lowenfeld’s development stages • Creative and mental growth • Art and social inclusion
Physical Expression
• Action methods-communication methods using the body as well as speech • Drama-based workshops to explore issues of • Protection, • Responsibility • Self- esteem • Relationships • Community
Assessment Breakdown%
Continuous Assessment100.00%
Continuous Assessment
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Other Individual Workshop plan 1,2,3,4,5 100.00 n/a
No Project
No Practical
No End of Module Formal Examination

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Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture 30 Weeks per Stage 1.00
Estimated Learner Hours 30 Weeks per Stage 1.83
Total Hours 85.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Every Week 0.50
Total Hours 0.50
 

Module Delivered In

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
CW_HWASS_B Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Applied Social Studies (Professional Social Care) 3 Mandatory
CW_HWASS_D Bachelor of Arts in Applied Social Studies (Professional Social Care) 3 Mandatory