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Arts Education

This guide supports prep to year 12 arts education teaching and provides access to tools for arts education research.

Arts in the Community

National Gallery of Victoria

This app allows students to learn more about current exhibitions, browse current NGV collections and explore a range of programs to entertain, engage and encourage arts in the community.

Price: Paid  Devices: iPhone, iPod touch, iPad

MSO Learn by Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Advanced interactive audio-visual exploration of an orchestra, featuring the different instrumental families, individual instruments and the musicians who play them.

Price: Free  Devices: iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

Melbourne Now by National Gallery of Victoria

Melbourne Now allows students to hear from the artists within the exhibition, with behind the scenes videos, audio clips, interviews ans well as track art events within the community.

Price: Free  Devices: iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android devices

Australian: Art Gallery of New South Wales

This app allows exploration of a selection of artists and artworks from the Australian collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales. Students will be also be exposed artist stories and explanations of simple art terms.

Price: Free  Devices: iPad

Media Studies



A photo app that allows the user to enhance, transform and share their photos with features such as tune image and creative enhancements.

Price: Paid Devices: iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Android devices


This application allows a device to recofnise images and objects and then augments the view of the real-world with videos, music and 3d ani,ations called 'Auras.'

Price: Free Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android devices


Create HD Hollywood-style trailers and sophisticated home movies in this moviemaking app that allows any story to be told.

Price: Paid  Devices: iPhone, iPad


This application allows the creation of innovative multimedia presentations with images, text, videos, pdfs, links and photo galleries.

Price: Free  Devices:  iPad