K–12 The Arts
Consultation on Draft Australian curriculum: The Arts
The Draft Australian Curriculum: The Arts Foundation to Year 10 (PDF) was released by the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) on 9 July for national consultation until 23 September 2012.
The Board of Studies consulted with teachers and the public through teacher focus group meetings in metropolitan and regional centres and an online survey. The Board’s online survey closed on 23 September 2012. Feedback received by the Board of Studies will contribute to the NSW response to ACARA.
Consultation on the draft shape paper for The Arts.
The draft shape paper for the Arts was released by ACARA for national consultation from 8 October to 17 December 2010.
The Board commenced consultation in term 4, 2010 with an online survey. More than 550 responses were received when the Board’s online survey closed on 17 December 2010. In term 1, 2011 consultation continued with reference group and teacher focus meetings. Feedback received by the Board of Studies contributed to the NSW response to ACARA.
Read the New South Wales response to the draft Shape of the Australian Curriculum: The Arts (PDF, 9 pages, 111 KB) Published 6 June 2011
The final Shape of the Australian Curriculum: The Arts was published by ACARA in August 2011. The shape paper presents an outline of the K–12 curriculum, guiding writers in the development of the draft Australian curriculum.