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Education Packages

Education Packages

IMA offers a variety of curriculum-aligned educational packages for schools

Educational Packages for Schools

IMA offers a variety of curriculum-aligned educational packages for schools. All on-site packages combine a presentation, Q&A, a guided tour of the museum, and interactive activities. We suggest you allocate at least two hours for a visit to the museum. Incursion packages are also available.

Pre-booking is essential. Select from the following packages before you book or feel free to contact us to discuss your requirements.

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Primary Package

This generic, introductory package is suitable for all primary students. It is relevant to a range of subject areas as well as Intercultural Capability/Understanding and Personal and Social Capability. Relevant subject areas include, for example, Humanities and Social Sciences, The Arts, and English. This package is relevant also to schools teaching the IB Primary Years Programme.

This highly interactive package comprises fun activities, games and dress-ups for younger students.

This package costs $8 per student. An optional Arts workshop (add 45 minutes) is available at an additional cost of $5 per student.

Secondary Package

This generic, introductory package is suitable for all secondary students. It is relevant to a range of subject areas as well as Intercultural Capability/Understanding and Personal and Social Capability. Relevant subject areas include, for example: 

  • Humanities and Social Sciences (History, Geography, Civics and Citizenship)
  • English
  • The Arts
  • VCE (History, Australian and Global Politics, Sociology, Religion and Society, Texts and Traditions)
  • IB Middle Years Programme (Individuals and Societies subject group, Visual Art, Media, Design, Interdisciplinary Learning, MYP Projects)
  • IB Diploma Programme (Individuals and Societies subject group, Arts subject group, Theory of Knowledge)
  • World religions (or similar subjects offered by faith-based schools)

This package costs $10 per student. An optional Arts workshop (add 45 minutes) is available at an additional cost of $5 per student.

Ottomans Package

This package is relevant to studies of the Ottoman Empire in Year 8 History or VCE History. Covering Ottoman-related content across the five permanent IMA galleries, it is intended to aid content learning as well as foster Intercultural Capability/Understanding.

This package costs $10 per student. An optional Arts workshop (add 45 minutes) is available at an additional cost of $5 per student.

Medieval Europe and Islam Package

This package is relevant to studies of Islam-West relations during the medieval period, in Year 8 History, or in the senior secondary years. With a focus on the Islamic Contributions to Civilisation and Islamic Faith galleries, it is intended to aid content learning as well as foster Intercultural Capability/Understanding.

This package costs $10 per student. An optional Arts workshop (add 45 minutes) is available at an additional cost of $5 per student.

Boundless Plains Package

This package is relevant to studies of Australian Muslim History in Years 4-6, Years 9-10, or VCE History. With a focus on the Australian Muslim History gallery, and complemented by a tour of the Islamic Faith and Islamic Art galleries, it is intended to aid content learning as well as foster Intercultural Capability/Understanding.

This package costs $8 per primary student, or $10 per secondary student. An optional Arts workshop (add 45 minutes) is available at an additional cost of $5 per student.

Art Package

This package provides a specific introduction to Islamic Art for primary or secondary students. With a focus on the Islamic Art gallery and visiting exhibition gallery (when available), it is relevant to Visual Arts, Media Arts, Visual Communication Design, VCE Art, and Intercultural Capability/Understanding.

This package costs $8 per primary student, or $10 per secondary student. An optional Arts workshop (add 45 minutes) is available at an additional cost of $5 per student.

Ramadan Package

This package is aligned to Years 3-6 Humanities and Social Sciences and lasts approximately 3 hours. Focusing on: habits of saving; earning an income and giving; needs and wants;
delayed gratification/reward; self-control, patience and goal setting; how Ramadan has influenced community interactions in Australia; how Ramadan connects culturally diverse Muslims

This package costs $10 per student. An optional Arts workshop (add 45 minutes) is available at an additional cost of $5 per student

Life Skills

This package is aligned to Years 3-6 Humanities and Social Sciences and lasts approximately 2 hours.Focusing on: habits of saving, earning, giving; needs and wants, delayed gratification/reward;
self-control, patience and goal setting; responsibilities to self and others; strong healthy communities, through embracing diversity, supporting inclusion and social cohesion and community engagement.

This package costs $10 per student. An optional Arts workshop (add 45 minutes) is available at an additional cost of $5 per student