Welcome to DEPARTMENT OF FINE & APPLIED ARTS

FINE AND APPLIED ARTS DEPARTMENT


1.    HISTORICAL BACKGROUND

Fine and Applied Arts department is one of the first set of departments to bne established in the School and Vocational and Technical Education.  Before now, it was under the School of Arts, and mainly depend on part-time lecturers from the Polytechnic, Ibadan, Oyo State College of Education, Oyo (now Emmanuel Alayande College of Education, Oyo) and Federal Government Girls’ College, Owinni, Oyo.  At present, the department is blessed with ten (10) academic teaching staff of its own.  Amongst those staff, only two of them happened to be the Provost (Federal College of Education (Technical), akoka and the Deputy provost (Federal College of Education (Special), Oyo.  However, they had recently completed their tenures and have since returned to the department for their primary assignments.

2.    PHILOSOPHY

The philosophy of the programme in the department is to provide academic and professional training for NCE Teachers in fine and Applied Arts.  It aims at developin students’ aesthetic perception, artistic talents and expression as well as stimulate interest and enquires in the practical and theoretical areas, particularly as they affect the teaching of art at the primary and junior secondary school levels.

3.    DEPARTMENTAL GOALS-OBJECTIVES

The programme objectives are as follows:

(i)           Training professional art teachers to fill the man power needs of the primary and junior secondary schools;

(ii)         Equipping and providing the teachers with knowledge, understanding and skills in Fine and Applied Arts;

(iii)       Equipping students with the necessary knowledge and skill for the promotion of Nigerian and world’s artistic and cultural heritage;

(iv)        Developing in the would-be teachers the ability to communicate effectively through the arts;

4.    STRUCTURE OF THE DEPARTMENT

The department of Fine and Applied Arts is located within the School of Vocational and Technical  Education.  It has Textile/Graphics, Sculpture, Ceramic and painting/Life and General Drawing Studios plus classroom for lectures.

5.    PAST AND PRESENT HEADS OF THE DEPARTMENT

The past heads of the department who controlled the affair of the Fine and Applied Arts department were Mr. Ajeigbe, R.A., Mr. Adeleye, S.T., Dr. Oladimeji, T.A.G., Mr. Odewale, O.J.  But at the present time, Mr. Shittu, S.I. is the Head of the department.

6.    FUNCTIONS

All academic staff members have their areas of specialization in the field of arts (painting, textile, graphics, art history, life and general drawing, photography, sculpture, ceramis, etc.).  Through their involvement in the activity, many students in the department have been able to create art production.

 

 

Contact Us

The Registrar, P.M.B 1089 , Oyo. Oyo State, Nigeria

info@fcesoyo.edu.ng

College Contact Info

Office of The Registrar
P.M.B 1089, Oyo.
Oyo State, Nigeria