Information Package / Course Catalogue
Child, Art and Creativity
Course Code: CGB251
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: No
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

For bringing up student with creative thinking teach the knowledge and using of essential tecnics. Development of creativity according to children?s development. Using creative thinking when making communication and activities with children. To learn children picture?s development steps and teach students how children show their creativity and imagination by using art.

Course Content

At human and social life the importance and place of creativity, techniques and directions which deveop creative thinking, the role of families and school at early childhood creativity, different theories at creative thinking, to prepare creative surrondings for children on choosing creative activities appropriate to children?s developmental skill levels, the developmental steps at children?s drawings, how to use art for supporting childrens?s creativity, knowledge about reinforcing creativity by using activities and to use this theorical information at early chilhood activities.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Selvinaz SAÇAN
Learning Outcomes
1.Developing their own creativity
2.Development of creativity according to the age of children
3.Çocukların yaşlarına göre kullanılabilecekleri materyalleri seçebilme
4.To be able to explain line development in children
5.To be able to prepare artistic and creative education programs according to children's developmental levels
6.To know how to reach creative problem solving process
7.Ability to support children's imagination and creativity through art programs
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Kalburan,C.N (2011). Creativity and Art in Early Childhood
2.Çelebi Öncü, E. (2015) (Editör). Discovery of Creativity. Ankara: Hedef Yayıncılık
3.Ulutaş, İ. (2015). (Editör). Visual Arts Education Before School. Ankara: Hedef Yayıncılık
4..Schirmacher,R(2006).Art and Creative Dvelopment For Young Children.Thompson Delmar learning.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
What is creativity, at human life the place of creativity, creativity and brain
Week 2 - Theoretical
The theories of creative thinking.
Week 3 - Theoretical
The periods of creativity, the techniques and methods of which develops creative thinking.
Week 4 - Theoretical
The factors that affects creativity
Week 5 - Theoretical
Learning creativity at schools and teachers.
Week 6 - Theoretical
Early childhood creativity and art
Week 7 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 8 - Theoretical
The developmental stages of drawings at children, children and picture
Week 9 - Theoretical
The importance of museums and art galleries in child's life
Week 10 - Theoretical
The creative art works and residual materials
Week 11 - Theoretical
Development of aesthetic
Week 12 - Preparation Work
Preparing project
Week 13 - Preparation Work
Preparing project
Week 14 - Practice
Application of Project
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory144284
Midterm Examination1819
Final Examination112113
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)106
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-2
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-3
5
4
4
4
4
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4
4
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5
4
4
4
4
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4
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5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-6
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-7
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue