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Dramatic Arts ADA1O1
This course provides opportunities for students to explore dramatic forms and techniques, using material from a wide range of sources and cultures. Students will use the elements of drama to examine situations and issues that are relevant to their lives. Students will create, perform, discuss, and analyse drama, and then reflect on the experiences to develop an understanding of themselves, the art form, and the world around them. This course helps students address the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectation that they become reflective and creative thinkers who adopt a holistic approach to life by integrating learning from various subject areas and experience.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 9
Dramatic Arts ADA2O1
This course provides opportunities for students to explore dramatic forms, conventions, and techniques. Students will explore a variety of dramatic sources from various cultures and representing a range of genres. Students will use the elements of drama in creating and communicating through dramatic works. Students will assume responsibility for decisions made in the creative and collaborative processes and will reflect on their experiences. This course will help students address the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectation that they become
collaborative contributors who achieve excellence, originality, and integrity in their own work and support these qualities in the work of others.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 10
Dramatic Arts ADA3M1
This course requires students to create and to perform dramatic presentations. Students will analyze, interpret, and perform works of drama from various cultures, including Western plays from around 1900. Students will also do research on different acting styles and conventions for their presentations, create original works, and analyse the functions of the playwright, director, actor, producer, designer, technician, and audience. This course will help students address the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectation that they become reflective and creative thinkers who evaluate situations and solve problems.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 11
PREREQUISITE: ADA1O1 - Dramatic Arts or ADA2O1 - Dramatic Arts
Dramatic Arts-Drama in the Community ADC3O1
This unique course provides an excellent opportunity for those interested in enriching the lives of our special needs students, or who might ultimately be seeking a career in social work or early childhood education. Using the creative arts as a means of communication and expression, you will explore your inner strengths and apply your leadership skills as your help to develop the life arts is an asset but not required. However, maturity, patience, responsibility and commitment is required. This course helps students to meet Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectations by enabling each person to become an effective communicator who uses and integrates the Catholic faith tradition, in the critical analysis of the arts, media, technology and information systems to enhance the quality of life.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 11
Drama ADA4M1
This course focuses on enabling students to refine their use of the creative process when creating and
presenting two- and three-dimensional art works using a variety of traditional and emerging media and technologies. Students will use the critical analysis process to deconstruct art works and explore connections between art and society. The studio program enables students to explore a range of materials, processes, and techniques that can be applied in their own art production. Students will also make connections between various works of art in personal, contemporary, historical, and cultural contexts.
This course will help students address the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectation that they become
effective communicators who use and integrate the Catholic faith tradition in the critical analysis of the arts, media, technology and information systems to enhance the quality of life.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: Dramatic Arts, Grade 11, University/College Preparation or Open
Music
Music AMU1O1
This course emphasizes the creation and performance of music at a level consistent with previous experience and is aimed at developing technique, sensitivity, and imagination. Students will develop musical literacy skills by using the creative and critical analysis processes in composition, performance, and a range of reflective and analytical activities. Students will develop an understanding of the conventions and elements of music and of safe practices related to music, and will develop a variety of skills transferable to other areas of their life. This course will help students address the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectation that they become
effective communicators who use and integrate the Catholic faith tradition, in the critical analysis of the arts, media, technology and information systems to enhance the quality of life.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 9
Music AMU2O1
This course emphasizes the creation and performance of music at a level consistent with previous experience. Students will develop musical literacy skills by using the creative and critical analysis processes in composition, performance, and a range of reflective and analytical activities. Students will develop their understanding of musical conventions, practices, and terminology and apply the elements of music in a range of activities. They will also explore the function of music in society with reference to the self, communities, and cultures. This course will help students address the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectation that they become
collaborative contributors who achieve excellence, originality, and integrity in their own work and support these qualities in the work of others.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 10
Music AMU3M1
This course provides students with opportunities to develop their musical literacy through the creation, appreciation, analysis, and performance of music, including traditional, commercial, and art music. Students will apply the creative process when performing appropriate technical exercises and repertoire and will employ the critical analysis processes when reflecting on, responding to, and analysing live and recorded performances. Students will consider the function of music in society and the impact of music on individuals and communities. They will explore how to apply skills developed in music to their life and careers. This course helps students to meet Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectations by enabling each person to become an effective communicator who uses and integrates the Catholic faith tradition, in the critical analysis of the arts, media, technology and information systems to enhance the quality of life.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 11
PREREQUISITE: AMU2O1 - Music or AMU1O1 - Music
Music AMU4M1
This course enables students to enhance their musical literacy through the creation, appreciation, analysis, and performance of music. Students will perform traditional, commercial, and art music, and will respond with insight to live and recorded performances. Students will enhance their understanding of the function of music in society and the impact of music on themselves and various communities and cultures. Students will analyse how to apply skills developed in music to their life and careers. This course will help students address the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectation that they become
collaborative contributors who achieve excellence, originality, and integrity in their own work and support these qualities in the work of others.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: AMU3M1 - Music
Visual Arts
Visual Arts AVI1O1
This course is exploratory in nature, offering an overview of visual arts as a foundation for further study. Students will become familiar with the elements and principles of design and the expressive qualities of various materials by using a range of media, processes, techniques, and styles. Students will use the creative and critical analysis processes and will interpret art within a personal, contemporary, and historical context. This course will help students address the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectation that they become
effective communicators who read, understand and use written materials effectively.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 9
Visual Arts AVI2O1
This course enables students to develop their skills in producing and presenting art by introducing them to new ideas, materials, and processes for artistic exploration and experimentation. Students will apply the elements and principles of design when exploring the creative process. Students will use the critical analysis process to reflect on and interpret art within a personal, contemporary, and historical context. This course will help students address the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectation that they become
collaborative contributors who achieve excellence, originality, and integrity in their own work and support these qualities in the work of others.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 10
Visual Arts AVI3M1
This course provides students with opportunities to further develop their skills and knowledge in visual arts. Students will explore a range of subject matter through studio activities, and will consolidate their practical skills. Students will also analyze art works and study aspects of Western art history, as well as art forms from Canada and other parts of the world. This course helps students to meet Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectations by enabling each person to become an effective communicator who uses and integrates the Catholic faith tradition, in the critical analysis of the arts, media, technology and information systems to enhance the quality of life.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 11
PREREQUISITE: AVI1O1 - Visual Arts or AVI2O1 - Visual Arts
Visual Arts AVI4M1
This course focuses on enabling students to refine their use of the creative process when creating and
presenting two- and three-dimensional art works using a variety of traditional and emerging media and technologies. Students will use the critical analysis process to deconstruct art works and explore connections between art and society. The studio program enables students to explore a range of materials, processes, and techniques that can be applied in their own art production. Students will also make connections between various works of art in personal, contemporary, historical, and cultural contexts.
This course will help students address the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectation that they become
effective communicators who use and integrate the Catholic faith tradition in the critical analysis of the arts, media, technology and information systems to enhance the quality of life.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: AVI3M1 - Visual Arts