9ART

Year 9 Visual Arts

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Lindsay

During this course, students will work in a variety of areas and media. Observational drawings and developmental work leads to work in one or more of the following media:

  • Paint.
  • Design.
  • Collage and mixed media.
  • Printmaking.


Course Overview

Term 1
Semester 1
An introduction to drawing, including shading and form.
Word portraits: Using text to create a word portrait
Learning basic painting skills

Term 2
Semester 1
Using basic painting skills to produce a painting
Lino print: using pattern and image.

Term 3
Semester 2
An introduction to drawing, including shading and form.
Word portraits: Using text to create a word portrait
Learning basic painting skills

Term 4
Semester 2
Using basic painting skills to produce a painting
Lino print: using pattern and image.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

It is recommended that students pay the subject fee of $20.00, which covers the cost of all the take home materials used in the course.
A3 Visual diary, eraser, 6B pencil, sharpener, Coloured pencils, Scissors, Glue stick
Students are encouraged to bring their own laptop.

Pathway

Disclaimer

POLICY
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.