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Arts Education

 

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Schools need to develop a balanced school curriculum so as to provide an all-round education for their students. Arts education is one of the five essential areas in the overall aim of education set out by the Education Commission: "To enable every person to attain all-round development in the domains of ethics, intellect, physique, social skills and aesthetics according to his/her own attributes so that he/she is capable of life-long learning, critical and exploratory thinking, innovating and adapting to change. 

 

Overall Aims of Arts Curriculum

* To develop creativity and critical thinking, nurture aesthetic sensitivity, and build up cultural awareness and effective communication.

* To develop skills, knowledge and positive values and attitudes in the arts.

* To gain delight, enjoyment and satisfaction through participating in arts-making activities.

* To pursue a life-long interest in the arts.

 

 

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Last revision date: 03 October 2011
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