ERIC Number: ED196180
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Project ALPHA (Advanced Learning Program in the Humanities and Arts): Aesthetics. A Study Unit Designed for Education of the Gifted in the Humanities and the Arts.
Le Storti, Anthony J.; And Others
The unit is designed for presentation to gifted junior and senior high students interested in aesthetics. The orientation is to familiarize students with a variety of arts pieces while exploring related philosophical ideas. Information provided includes a listing of objectives, materials, and ideas for presentation for the following nine subjects: the nature of beauty, the nature and variety of art, the purposes of art, traditional techniques, contemporary techniques, raditional art, contemporary trends in art, and the evaluation of art. Sample forms for informal evaluation of paintings are appended. (CL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Montgomery County Intermediate Unit 23, Blue Bell, PA.
Identifiers: Project ALPHA
Note: For related information, see EC 131 308-312.