Hidden flaws of logical arguments

It is quite easy to state that an argument is a series of statements (premises) that are logically connected to support a final claim, when applied to areas of knowledge that are robust, such as maths, this definition of an argument is valid. But, somewhat like the natural sciences, when applied to the real world where humans become… Continue Reading Hidden flaws of logical arguments

Conceptual understandings in maths

Maths is founded on axioms, and therefore always arrives at ‘certain’ results, but less frequently at the ‘truth’. Since the axioms of maths are essentially made up, we can never be sure that they are the ‘truth’, and therefore we can never be sure that the maths branching from these axioms is the ‘truth’, however,… Continue Reading Conceptual understandings in maths

Conceptual understandings about the arts

Art tends to be created from the truth of an artist but interpreted with the truths of the receiver, which consists of their personal knowledge and experiences. Simply this means that art is created with a certain intention, but it is not ever certain that it will be interpreted in the intended way. For example,… Continue Reading Conceptual understandings about the arts

Arts and knowledge, a truthful experience

The power of the arts lies in its coexistence of things that are real and not real. What I mean by this is that, if we look at a photo, it is real because it captures existing things, but unreal because we are unable to experience its components consciously in the way that a photo lets… Continue Reading Arts and knowledge, a truthful experience

Switching it up: the challenges of leading a dance

As I mentioned in my previous reflection Alessia and I had come up with a detailed rehearsal schedule and planned out how we would use the limited time we had to teach our dancers the 3 sections of the dance that they were a part of, as well as have enough time to refine and… Continue Reading Switching it up: the challenges of leading a dance

The initial stages: challenges with creating a character

LO2- Demonstrate that challenges have been undertaken, developing new skills in the process I have participated in 4 productions before Royal Hunt of the Sun, but my character Old Martin in this production is definitely the most challenging character I have had to portray in a production. The main challenges are posed from the fact that… Continue Reading The initial stages: challenges with creating a character

Taking off : Initial process of leading a dance

LO3- Learning how to initiate and plan a CAS experience LO2 – Demonstrate that challenges have been undertaken, developing new skills in the process I think leading a Culturama dance fits well under this learning outcome as we had to go through all 5 stages of creating a CAS experience. In this post I will highlight… Continue Reading Taking off : Initial process of leading a dance