AE 2300 Art and Music for Early Childhood
Credit Hours 3.0
Description

Not for art or music majors.
Art and music content and teaching methods with an emphasis on integration into general classroom settings. Course includes lab fee.

AE 4000 Selected Topics in Art Education
Credit Hours 3.0
Description

Special topics for art education students. May be repeated for a maximum of six hours.

AE 4200 Art for Preschool through Fifth Grade
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites ART 1020, ART 1030, ART 1050, and two 1000-level art history courses with grades of C or higher, 2.5 institutional GPA and 3.0 GPA in art and art history courses.
Description

Curriculum materials and practicum. Lecture and laboratory. Serves as one of the two Critical Thinking Through Writing (CTW) courses required of all art education majors. Course includes lab fee.

AE 4300 Art for Middle and Secondary Schools
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites AE 4200 with grade of B or higher and admission to the art education major, 2.5 institutional GPA, 3.0 GPA in art and art history courses, passing scores on GACE Basic Skills test, and successful portfolio review.
Description

Curriculum materials, methods assessment and observations. Lecture and laboratory. Course includes lab fee.

AE 4400 Media, Technology, and Visual Presentation
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites AE 4200 with grade of B or higher and admission to the art education major (2.5 institutional GPA, 3.0 GPA in art and art history courses, passing scores on the GACE Basic Skills test, and successful portfolio review).
Description

Computer-based educational and artistic media, visual presentation, and use of technology in the art classroom. Course includes lab fee.

AE 4600 Art Education Practicum
Credit Hours 4.0
Prerequisites AE 4200, completed with B- or higher; 2.5 overall GPA with 3.0 GPA in art courses; passed GACE test or equivalent.
Description

Cross-listed with AE 6600. 16 hours per week of observations in the school setting with bi-weekly seminars (240 hours of observation per semester). This course is intended for undergraduate certification Art Education majors. This course may include a Signature Experience component. Course includes lab fee.

AE 4650 Opening School Experience
Credit Hours 0
Prerequisites Admitted to Teacher Education
Requirements Course is graded as satisfactory/unsatisfactory. A minimum grade of S is required for this course.
Description

Students gain practical experiences in the school and classroom during the week of preplanning and the first week of school. While assisting in the classroom, students learn effective procedures for beginning the school year. This course may include a Signature Experience component.

AE 4750 (TE) Student Teaching in Art
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites consent of instructor
Corequisites Must be taken concurrently with AE 4760, AE 4770, and AE 4780.
Description

Observing, teaching, coordinating, and directing art experiences under the guidance of a supervising teacher. Course includes lab fee. This course may include a Signature Experience component.

AE 4760 (TE) Student Teaching in Art
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites consent of instructor
Corequisites Must be taken concurrently with AE 4750, AE 4770, and AE 4780.
Description

Observing, teaching, evaluating, and directing art experiences under the guidance of a supervising teacher. Course includes lab fee. This course may include a Signature Experience component.

AE 4770 (TE) Student Teaching in Art
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites consent of instructor
Corequisites Must be taken concurrently with AE 4750, AE 4760, and AE 4780.
Description

Observing, teaching, coordinating, and directing art experiences under the guidance of a supervising teacher. Course includes lab fee. This course may include a Signature Experience component.

AE 4780 (TE) Student Teaching in Art
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites consent of instructor
Corequisites Must be taken concurrently with AE 4750, AE 4760, and AE 4770.
Description

Observing, teaching, coordinating, and directing art experiences under the guidance of a supervising teacher. Course includes lab fee. This course may include a Signature Experience component.

AE 4785 (TE) Internship I
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites Praxis I or equivalent, 2.5 institutional GPA, 3.0 GPA in all art and art history courses, successful completion of AE 4200 with grade of B or higher, or concurrently with consent of instructor, concurrent enrollment in AE 4786, Internship I Seminar.
Description

Full-time internship in an elementary, middle or high school setting. Students will be supervised on site by Georgia State University faculty. Responsibilities include lesson planning, curriculum development, and classroom management. This course may include a Signature Experience component. Course includes lab fee.

AE 4786 (TE) Internship I Seminar
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites Praxis I or equivalent, 2.5 institutional GPA, 3.0 GPA in all art and art history courses, successful completion of AE 4200 with grade of B or higher, or concurrently with consent of instructor, concurrent enrollment in AE 4785, Internship I.
Description

Seminar designed to support and extend the Internship I through reading, reflective response, creative projects, teaching portfolio and seminar discussion. This course may include a Signature Experience component.

AE 4795 (TE) Internship II
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites Praxis I or equivalent, 2.5 institutional GPA, 3.0 GPA in all art and art history courses, successful completion of AE 4200 with grade of B or higher, or concurrently with consent of instructor, concurrent enrollment in AE 4796, Internship II Seminar.
Description

Full-time internship in an elementary, middle or high school setting. Responsibilities will include self-assessment of teaching performance, creating instructional resources, and integrating art into the larger curriculum. This course may include a Signature Experience component. Course includes lab fee.

AE 4796 (TE) Internship II Seminar
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites Praxis I or equivalent, 2.5 institutional GPA, 3.0 GPA in all art and art history courses, successful completion of AE 4200 with grade of B or higher, or concurrently with consent of instructor, concurrent enrollment in AE 4795, Internship II.
Description

Seminar designed to support and extend AE 4795, Internship II. Responsibilities will include reading, creating instruction resources, teaching portfolio and integrating art into the larger curriculum. This course may include a Signature Experience component.

AE 4850 Visiting Scholar Seminar
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites BFA Art Ed status, or permission of area coordinator
Description

Specialized undergraduate course devoted to topics related to the Ernest G. Welch Visiting Scholar. The Visiting Scholar will be distinguished in his or her area of expertise and will teach on campus during his or her semester of residency.

AE 4900 Art Theory and Criticism in Art Education
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites ART 1020, ART 1030, ART 1050, and two 1000-level art history courses with grades of C or higher, 2.5 institutional GPA, and 3.0 GPA in art and art history courses, concurrently or prior to AE 4200 only with consent of the instructor.
Description

Topics include art criticism, aesthetics, and multiculturalism and how issues from these areas may impact curriculum in art classrooms. Methods and practicum. Serves as one of the two Critical Thinking Through Writing (CTW) courses required of all art education majors. Course includes lab fee. Global Perspectives course.

AE 4980 Special Problems
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites consent of instructor and school director
Description

Course of study initiated by the student.