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ERIC Number: ED539478
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Pages: 7
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
Arts and Cultural Education at School in Europe. Liechtenstein 2007/08
Steffens-Fisler, Marion; Schadler, Eva-Maria
Arts education is compulsory for all pupils aged 6 to 11 in primary education (ISCED level 1) and for all pupils aged 12 to 15 in lower secondary schools (ISCED level 2). The following arts subjects are included in the arts curriculum: (1) Visual arts; (2) Music; (3) Drama (as an optional subject through the two theatre groups proposed in the "Liechtensteinisches Gymnasium" for pupils at ISCED levels 2 and 3); (4) Dance (partially integrated into the subject of Sport); (5) Media arts (as an optional subject or partially integrated into "Bildnerisches Gestalten"--artistic creation--e.g. photography, etc.); and (6) Crafts. This paper contains the following sections: (1) Responsibility and purpose; (2) Organisation and aims of arts education; (3) Special provision with a focus on art education; (4) Assessment of pupils' progress and monitoring of standards in the arts; (5) Teacher education in the arts; (6) Initiatives; (7) Ongoing reforms and proposals; and (8) Existing national surveys and reports on practices. (Contains 10 footnotes.)
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Eurydice
Identifiers - Location: Liechtenstein