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Creative and Aesthetic Subjects

Creative and Aesthetic

Mission Statement

 Ensure that young people of any culture, ability and level has the opportunity to be creative in as many ways possible and for this to be a positive and successful experience. To create, perform and respond positively to a wide variety of environmental and social stimulus and to achieve their best at all times.

  

Aims of the Creative & Aesthetic Department

 

1.       To provide the means whereby all young people develop an informed interest in The Arts in whatever way appeals to them- through Art, Drama & Music.

 

2.       To enrich the lives of our young people and to contribute to their personal, intellectual, social and cultural growth.

 

3.       To help young people develop creative, participating, enterprising, and successful life long learning skills.

 

4.        To develop individual and social abilities through creating and sharing their skills.

 

5.       To develop any skills and interests which will lead to a fuller enjoyment in The Arts.

 

6.       To encourage all young people with a varying range of abilities, to realise their full creative potential.

 

7.       To develop in young people a knowledge and understanding of the social, historic and environmental context of different styles of the Arts.

 

 

Shawlands Academy Creative & Aesthetic Staff

Faculty Head

Mrs Maria Kelly

 

 

Art Department

Kenny Morrison

 

Francis Diver

 

Lauren Rom

 

Susan Telford

 

 

Drama Department

 

Lesley McCann

 

Lorraine Johnstone

 

 

Music Department

Alison Gemmell

 

Paul O'Kane

 

John Guerrier                

Brass Instructor (0.4)

Jane Bodice

Violin Instructor (0.4)

Vijay Kangutar

Tabla Instructor (0.1)

Cheryl Kendall

Percussion Instructor (0.3)

Maya Burnam Roy

Lower Strings Instructor (0.4)

Lynn Harris

Woodwind Instructor (0.2)

Russell Truman

Voice Instructor (0.2)

Chris Devoti

Guitar Instructor (0.2)

Marion Robb

Piano/ KB Instructor (0.2)

 Art Department Events List

Drama Department Events List

Music Department Events List

Photo Gallery

Useful Weblinks for Art and Design

Artcyclopedia    http://www.artcyclopedia.com/index.html

Access Art resource site   http://www.accessart.org.uk/

Tate Gallery Resources for pupils      http://www.tate.org.uk/youngtate/

National Gallery of Scotland        http://www.nationalgalleries.org/education/page/6:215/

Useful Weblinks for Drama

Scottish Youth Theatre          http://www.scottishyouththeatre.org

The Stage          http://www.thestage.co.uk

National Qualifications website            Online Resources for Drama

Useful Weblinks for Music

Scottish Schools Orchestra Trust       http://www.sscot.org.uk/about_sscot.htm

LTS Scotland Learn Listening online      http://www.ltscotland.org.uk/nq/resources/learnlisteningonline/index.asp

Music Listening Revision        http://www.musiclisteningrevision.co.uk/