NCEA Level 2 Visual Arts Photography

12PHO
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Lindsay

Photography students will gain good knowledge of digital photographic and Photoshop procedures. They will develop knowledge and understanding of existing photographic practice. Students will produce work, presented in a portfolio and assignments on a number of themes.


Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Photography

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A3 visual diary, 2x A3 clearfile
It is recommended students pay the subject charge of $40. This covers the cost of the take home materials used in the course. and a yearly licence fee for Photoshop. Photoshop would be installed on a personal computer. Students will be expected to pay for their own printing costs.
Please Note – A digital SLR camera is essential.


Recommended Prior Learning

Minimum 12 credits at Level 1 visual arts, or in consultation with the teacher in charge.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91312 v2 Visual Arts 2.2 - Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to photography
Assessments:
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2
I
4
A.S. 91317 v2 Visual Arts 2.3 - Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established photography practice
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
4
A.S. 91322 v2 Visual Arts 2.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within photography
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
E
12
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Pathway Tags

Animator, Artist, Photographer, Artistic Director, Teaching, Illustrator, Product Design, Fashion Design, Textiles, Architect, Interior Design, Video Game Design, Web Design, Film and Video Editor, Information Systems, Engineer, Software Developer, Small Business Owner, Website Developer, Website Manage, Research and Development, Product and Support, E-Commerce, Marketing Consultant, Sales and Marketing, ICT Security Specialist, Telecommunications Network Planner, Animation, Robotics Designer Video and Film: Software Engineer, Makeup and Prosthetics, Animations and Digital Artist, Sound Recording and Production Media - TV, Music Videos Graphics: 2D Animator, Brand and Identity Designer, Packaging Designer, Visual Designer, Computer Finished Artist, Junior Art Director, Film and Video Editor


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.