Visual Art Appreciation for Senior Primary Teachers 10.3.2021

This webinar is designed to support teachers with the Looking & Responding Strand Units of the Visual Arts Curriculum and covers Senior Primary from Third to Sixth Class. 

The tutor demonstrates how well known works of art and free online resources can enhance pupil engagement with the Art curriculum. It highlights practical and fun activities for pupil engagement in Art appreciation and familiarisation with world famous art galleries through a virtual lens. 

Saoirse Walsh is a tutor for Visual Arts Appreciation with the Irish Department of Education and Skills. A wide interest in the whole area of the arts, she completed her degree in History of Art at undergraduate level in University College Dublin and a Masters in Fine and Decorative Art at Sotheby's Institute of Art in London. She is widely experienced in the provision of arts education to primary school education through the operation of summer camps in the area of the arts over the last ten years. She is currently working in the museum sector in London and will commence a PhD in History of Art in 2021.

Course Properties

Course date 10-03-2021 5:30 pm
Course End Date 10-03-2021 6:30 pm
Registration Start Date 10-02-2021
Cut off date 10-03-2021 4:30 pm
Individual Price Free
Speaker Saoirse Walsh BA MA
Number Hours 1.5
Location ZOOM online