• East Brunswick Public Schools Course Catalog | 2021-2022


    Introduction to Arts Education Courses

    Visual and Performing Arts

    Students are required to take a total of 15 credits in the Fine, Performing, and Practical Arts in grades 9 – 12. Five credits must be taken in the Fine Arts (visual, performing, or humanities) and five credits must be taken in the Practical Arts. The additional five credits can be taken in either of the above areas.

    East Brunswick Graduation Requirements

    • 5 credits in the Fine Arts and 5 credits in the Practical Arts (5 + 5 = 10)
    • 5 additional credits needed in either the Practical Arts or the Fine Arts
    • A total of 15 credits in grades 9 – 12
    • 2.5 credits of Financial Literacy

    Areas that meet the Fine Arts requirement are all courses in:

    • Art (Visual Arts)
    • Humanities
    • Music
    • Theater

    Please click on the Performing Arts and Visual Arts Course Catalog links at the end of this page to view each course in detail. 2000 numbered sequences are taught at Churchill Junior High School. 1000 numbered sequences are taught at East Brunswick High School.

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    Visual Arts Course List
    See Visual Arts Course Catalog for full course descriptions

    Visual Arts Courses
    Number Credits Course Name
    2260 2.5 Three-Dimensional Art and Design (CJHS)
    2264 2.5 Ceramics Exploration (CJHS)
    2265 2.5 Intro to Ceramics (Prerequisite: B+ in Ceramics Exploration) (CJHS Gr. 9)
    2263 2.5 Drawing Exploration (CJHS)
    2262 2.5 Drawing and Painting (Prerequisite: B+ in Drawing Exploration) (CJHS)
    2270 2.5 Intro to Digital Graphic Arts & Design (CJHS)
    1027 5.0 Publisher’s Workshop
    1023 5.0 Publisher's Workshop IIH (Prerequisite: Publisher's Workshop)
    1265 2.5 Studio Art- Dry Media
    1266 2.5 Studio Art- Wet Media
    1267 2.5 Studio Art- Printmaking
    1260 5.0 Studio Art II (H) (Prerequisite: B+ in Any Studio Art Semester or Portfolio)
    1273 2.5 Jewelry Studio
    1251 2.5 Introduction to Photography
    1262 2.5 Introduction to Ceramics
    1258 2.5 Interior Design
    1259 2.5 Introduction to Sculpture
    1261 2.5 Airbrush (Grades 11-12 only)
    1253 2.5 Digital Graphic Arts & Design Level I
    1280 2.5 Illustrating the Written Word
    1290 5.0 Film Appreciation - The Art of Enjoying Cinema
    1252 2.5 Photography Workshop (Prerequisite: B- in Introduction to Photography)
    1263 2.5 Ceramics Workshop (Prerequisite:  B- in Introduction to Ceramics)
    1269 2.5 Sculpture Workshop (Prerequisite:  B- in Introduction to Sculpture)
    1250 2.5 Digital Graphic Arts & Design Workshop (Prerequisite: B- in DGA&D Lev. I)
    1292 5.0 AP History of Art (Grades 11-12 only)
    1275 5.0 AP Art & Design (Prerequisite: application process) (Grades 11-12 only)
    1254 2.5 Animation

     

    Humanities
    Number Credits Course Name
    1294 5.0 Humanities (Grade 12 Only)

     


    Performing Arts Course List
    See Performing Arts Course Catalog for full course descriptions

    Theater Arts
    Number Credits Course Name
    2515 2.5 Theater Arts and Communication (CJHS)
    2273 2.5 Filmmaking  (CJHS)
    1255 2.5 Acting Studio
    1264 2.5 Acting Studio II (Prerequisite: Acting Studio)
    1279 2.5 Acting Studio III H (Prerequisite: Acting Studio II)
    1282 2.5 Mask and Movement

     

    Musical Theater
    Number Credits Course Name
    1546 2.5 Singing for Musical Theater

     

    Music Theory
    Number Credits Course Name
    2514 2.5 The World of Digital Music (CJHS)
    1549 2.5 Digital Music Studio
    1542 2.5 Musicianship
    1548 2.5 Advanced Music Studio (Prerequisite: Digital Music Studio or Music Reading Ability based on Faculty Recommendation)
    1503 5.0 AP Music (Prerequisite: Musicianship or placement test with AP Music Teacher recommendation)

     

    Music Performance/Ensembles
    Number Credits Course Name
    2543 2.5 Beginning Piano (CJHS)
    2544 2.5 Piano Lab (CJHS) (Prerequisite: Audition or Beginning Piano)
    2512 2.5 Chorus (CJHS)
    2513 5.0 Chorus (CJHS)
    2511 5.0 Orchestra (CJHS)
    2521 5.0 Select Orchestra (CJHS)
    2522 5.0 Advanced Orchestra H (Prerequisite: Audition) (CJHS)
    2510 5.0 Concert Band (CJHS)
    2508 5.0 Wind Ensemble H (Prerequisite: Audition) (CJHS)
    1543 2.5 Beginning Piano
    1283 2.5 Piano Workshop (Prerequisite: Audition or Beginning Piano)
    1505 5.0 Chorus
    1541 5.0 Bella Voce (H) (Prerequisite: Audition)
    1508 5.0 Choir H (Prerequisite: Audition)
    1518 5.0 Orchestra
    1537 5.0 Chamber Orchestra H (Prerequisite: Audition)
    1507 5.0 Concert Band – Percussion
    1521 5.0 Concert Band – Brass and Woodwind
    1520 5.0 Wind Ensemble H (Prerequisite: Audition)

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