‘An education rich in creative arts maximises opportunities for learners to engage
with innovative thinkers and leaders and to experience the arts, both as audience
members and as artists. Such an education is vital to students’ success as individuals
and as members of society, emphasising not only creativity and innovation, but
also the values of broad cultural understanding and social harmony that the arts
Creative Arts is an academic discipline that ecompases art, craft,
design, appreciation, composition, making and performance. The discipline is aimed
at fostering interest and enjoyment in the doing, production, performance and consumption
of the different mediums of Drama, Dance, Music, Photography and Visual Arts while
building an understanding of the role of the Arts in contemporary society.
as the formal curriculum, St Patrick’s College offers a variety of co-curricular
activities for students who are interested in the Creative Arts, to develop and
increase their skills in their chosen area and to provide opportunities for performance
and showcasing of their talents.