Theatre, Talk/Workshop

SDEA Drama Pedagogy: Essential Teaching and Learning Approaches

Organised by: SDEA (Singapore Drama Educators Association)
  • Date:
    18 Feb - 23 Mar 2019, Mon, Tue & Sat
  • Time:
    7:00pm - 10:00pm (Mon & Tue),
    9:00am - 4:00pm (Sat, except 23 Mar 2019, which ends at 1:00pm)
  • Venue:
    Goodman Arts Centre
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The only part-time drama pedagogical course for professionals in Singapore.

This 40-hour certification course provides participants with fundamental pedagogical knowledge and skills to help them create meaningful and imaginative learning experiences for their students with drama. The course results in a Certificate of Completion recognised by the National Arts Council.

Course Objectives:

- Develop greater awareness of the role and impact of a drama educator in the Singapore context
- Understand the creative potential of drama-based pedagogies that aim to foster students' curiosity, empathy and criticality
- Understand key components of lesson planning and acquire skills in planning developmentally appropriate drama lesson for target groups
- Manage resources and the physical environment as part of classroom management

Minimum Requirement:

- The course is suitable for educators with at least 2 years of classroom experience

SDEA Drama Pedagogy: Essential Teaching and Learning Approaches