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SCA1002 Introduction to Creative and Critical Thinking

Short Description: Intro to Creative & Crit Think
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Creative Arts
Student contribution band : 2021 Grandfather Funding Cl 2
ASCED code : 109900 - Other Creative Arts
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 5 March 2021

Other requisites

This is one of four Core Courses for the following programs: Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Visual Arts, Bachelor of Film and Screen Production, Bachelor of Theatre, Bachelor of Television and Radio Production, Bachelor of Creative Arts and Community Wellbeing, and Bachelor of Design and Interactive Technology. Other programs may also use this course as an elective or core unit.

Synopsis

This foundational course develops students' creative and critical thinking skills through the introduction of historical, theoretical and practical approaches. The ability to play, experiment, reflect and collaborate in solving problems will be introduced as key strategies for assisting students to use critical and creative thinking. Through engagement with specific examples of critical and creative thought, students will develop the critical and creative skills necessary for practice within the creative professions and beyond.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2021 On-campus Springfield
Semester 2, 2021 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2021 Online
Semester 3, 2021 Online
Date printed 5 March 2021