21st Century Literacies

23 April 2009 (Thursday) 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Venue: Conference Room, Academy of Visual Art, 51 Kwun Tong Road, Kowloon

 

Abstract

Visual Literacy is one of the most important literacies in our lives today. The workshop will plunge straight in with Visual Literacy as an important and urgent contribution from a Visual Arts department/school to General Education in a university.

This workshop is organized for Academy of Visual Arts, HKBU.

 

Speakers Biography

Dr. Vicki C. H. Ooi
Chief Educator/Director
Eduarts® Ltd

Dr. Vicki Ooi is currently the Chief Educator/Director of Eduarts® Ltd. She began teaching Theatre and English in the English Department of the University of Hong Kong in 1971 and retired after almost 30 years there. She was responsible for curriculum development in theatre studies at HKU and at HKU SPACE. She is one of the Directors at Eduarts®, plans curricula, teaches and trains teachers in professional development workshops in drama in local schools.