ART 6050 Topics
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Topics for the semester:
Creativity
  1. Where do ideas come from?
  2. How does inspiration play a role?
  3. Why are some people creative while others are not?
  4. What environments facilitate creativity?
  5. Gender, age, ethnic, cultural, and social issues
  6. Nature vs. nurture
  7. Neurological research
  8. Methods of provoking creative inspiration
  9. How creativity is effectedby collaboration
Inspiration
  1. Cultural environment
  2. Natural environment
  3. Man-made environments
  4. Psychological environment
Collaboration
  1. Different types of collaboration
  2. Teamwork 
  3. Interpersonal relationships
  4. Negotiation, leader/follower, cooperation
  5. Cross-disciplinary collaboration