Learning Outcomes: Art Education, MA

Learning Outcomes for the degree of Master of Arts in Art Education


The MA program provides advanced-level study for art educators. The program’s objectives are to enable participants to:

  1. Become familiar with key debates and concepts in art education
  2. Develop the capacity to reflect on and to analyze their own practices in art education
  3. Gain a deeper insight of the role of art and visual culture in education and everyday life
  4. Develop a critical understanding of both theoretical and practical perspectives on art education and general education
  5. Develop the ability to contribute to informed development of policy and practice in arts education and general education 
  6. Preparation for a variety of careers, such as museum education, community arts, arts advocacy, arts policy formation
  7. Professional development for art teachers and supervisors in the public schools
  8. Preparation for future studies at the doctoral level