NCEA Level 2 Visual Arts Design
Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Lindsay
Design students will learn to solve clearly defined design problems. They will develop an awareness of existing Art and Design practice and apply it to solutions shown in drawings, notes, models and finished work.
Students will produce work, presented in a folio, and assignments on a range of themes. The course is assessed through achievement standards that cover the curriculum with total credits of 20.
A student will be withdrawn from a standard if the teacher is not confident that the achievement of the standard is within the reach of the student or there is no evidence of the student attempting the assessment.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
It is recommended students pay the subject charge of $40. This covers the cost of all the take home materials used in the course and a yearly licence fee for Photoshop. Photoshop would be installed on a personal computer.
A3 visual diary, 2x A3 clearfile.
Students are expected to pay fort heir own printing costs.
Recommended Prior Learning
Minimum 12 credits in Level 1 visual arts.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Term: 1, Week: 9
Term: 2, Week: 9
Term: 3, Week: 10
Architect, Photojournalist, Graphic designer, Creative Director, Print Production Artist, Art Director, Web Designer, Desktop Publisher, Web Programmer, Web Developer, Marketing Designer, Marketing Director, Illustrator, Communications Manager, Visual Artist, Film Producer, Video Maker,
It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.
Credits listed may change.