The Arts Unit

Carolyn Hammer

Cnr of Toothill Street and The Boulevarde, Lewisham, NSW, 2049


02 8512 1100

NSW Department of Education The Arts Unit provides students and teachers with highly motivating and engaging opportunities that inspire their creative potential. The Arts Unit delivers programs in dance, drama, music, visual arts, debating, public speaking, reading, spelling and special events.

Our arts and literacy programs aim to: enhance student achievement in and beyond the classroom  to build teacher capacity and leadership and showcase excellence

Every year more than 44,000 students and 6,000 teachers directly participate in Arts Unit programs across NSW, and an additional 433,000 students benefit from associated teaching and learning resources and activities.

Digital Engagement at The Arts Unit

The Arts Unit Digital Engagement provides online access to arts education and professional development (PD), engaging students and teachers throughout NSW. 

Content is delivered by experts and accompanied by useful classroom resources. It ranges from NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) registered and non-registered courses, to virtual excursions, streamed events and extensive digital libraries. This ensures learning supports teacher accreditation requirements and is relevant, memorable and meaningful for everyone.

Register today with The Arts Unit Learning Hub  to browse and enjoy high quality digital engagement content. You will be notified through the hub as new NESA registered courses are available onMyPL .

The Arts Unit Digital Engagement content can be accessed as follows:

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