Welcome to the Faculty of Education and Arts, home to one of Australia's leading education providers along with the nations leading performing arts school. Whether you want to be an educator, a performer or artist we can provide you with the technique, tools and training required to secure you a job. We pride ourselves on our continual engagement with the education and arts community providing our students with invaluable industry opportunities, gaining the practical 'hands on' skills that ECU is so well known for. Our advanced facilities allow you to apply your newfound knowledge immediately, giving you the extra edge and confidence needed when you go out into the work force.
With a diverse range of courses, we can guide and support you in your creative growth. Listed below are the study areas offered by the faculty:
- Communications and Arts
- Indigenous Australian Education – Kurongkurl Katitjin
- Teacher Education
- Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts
News & events
CREATEC and the International Centre for Landscape and Language at Edith Cowan University will host a one-day colloquium on environmental writing.
CREATEC’s latest up to date calendar for May 2013 is now available.
ECU Photomedia student Josh Rampling takes out Apache Clip Award.
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"WAAPA is everything I thought it would be... and more."
"The most important thing I’ve taken from studying fashion at ECU is learning how to develop my creative concepts and turn them into a design."
"The atmosphere is innovative, interdisciplinary and connected to real world issues, and the research supervisors are experienced and encouraging."
Dr John Ryan
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We are dedicated to providing quality research that encourages interaction with the wider community and contributes to benefiting our society. Encompassing staff and students from around the globe, we celebrate the diversity of perspectives and creativity that this brings.
Our current research projects include;
- Keeping Kids on Track (Happy Kids Project)
- Miners and dealers
- TPACK iPad project in schools: Phase 2 professional growth (TIPS-2) The effectiveness of self-tracking video technology and professional learning networks to promote changes in teachers’ practice to comply with National Standards for ICT Integration