CREATIVITY AND TRANSFORMATION
PGCert Course Module
In this course we explore the nature of creativity and its relationship to human development and growth. We examine the psychosomatic dynamics at work in any creative process, focusing in particular on arts-based practices, such as creative writing, spontaneous sketching and drawing, and movement and voice improvisation. The practices are contextualised within the history and philosophy of self-exploratory arts movements, such as Dadaism and Surrealism,
as well as the various arts therapies and arts & health approaches available in the UK today. Different theories of creativity and transformation are considered, with a particular focus on ideas pertaining to expressive arts therapies and transpersonal psychology.
In this course you’ll get an opportunity to: