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Teaching Art through Irish

What kind of course is it?

This self-access course is aimed primarily at art teachers working in all-Irish and Gaeltacht schools but will also benefit primary school teachers who wish to teach art through Irish and art students who are interested in teaching the subject through Irish after they have qualified.

Length of the course:

40-50 hours

Number of units:

8

Discussion forum:

Interactive exercises:

Sound material:

Video material:

5 years
free

Introduction

This self-access course is aimed primarily at art teachers working in all-Irish and Gaeltacht schools but will also benefit primary school teachers who wish to teach art through Irish and art students who are interested in teaching the subject through Irish after they have qualified.

The course is entirely bilingual and contains sound files in each section.

The course includes the following:

  • vocabulary relating to various aspects of art
  • short videos containing ideas for the art class
  • useful phrases that can be used when teaching a lesson
  • articles about the history of art
  • articles about famous artists

This resource was developed with financial support from COGG (cogg.ie).