NYU Steinhardt

Drama in Education II

  • Course Number: MPAET-GE 2194
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Relationships of theories of dramatic art to general educational principles; present practices & potential of education drama at all levels of instruction. Uses of theatre & drama in education from the Greeks to present day. The history & philosophy of drama in education as they relate to a variety of classroom strategies, including the use of new technologies. The impact of human developmental processes, such as culture, personal safety, & nutrition on learning through theatre & drama. Individualizing instruction to prepare students with special needs for their highest levels of achievement.
  • Old Course Number: E17.2194