NYU Steinhardt

Dramatic Activities in the Secondary Classroom

  • Course Number: MPAET-UE 1068
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 2
  • Description: Theories & practices of educational drama & theatre as applied to the secondary classroom in such areas as learning processes, motivation, communication & classroom management. Attention given to the relationship of drama & theatre to speaking, thinking, writing, reading, history & other curricular subjects. An examination of improvisational techniques as well as play production. Student will use drama & theatre to address the human developmental processes that impact on the 7-12 student's readiness to learn, such as culture, nutrition, personal safety & community. Laboratory experience required: 15 hours.
  • Old Course Number: E17.1068