Level 2 Visual Arts Painting

12PTG
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Carlan-Riddell

Recommended Prior Learning

An interest in drawing, painting or digital arts. Year 10 or 11 Visual Arts. Private lessons or tuition in drawing, painting or sculpture, design or printmaking.


This course builds on the skills and knowledge gained in your Year 11 Visual Arts class. You will explore a range of artistic conventions, ideas and techniques in Painting, both historical and contemporary, and then apply that to your own portfolio project. Your internal assignments will contribute towards the external assessment, and the project will a year long investigation into your subject matter. Your project will allow you to investigate topics that matter to you, and will allow you to express your original ideas, wrapped around the pictorial issues of your chosen artist models. 

If you have not taken Level One Visual Arts, but have relevant prior experience, either at at school or otherwise, please see Mrs. Carlan-Riddell to get permission to enroll in the course.

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Faculties:

Arts



Pathway

Level 3 Visual Art - Painting

If you’re the creative type there’s a multitude of opportunities in this industry, from working in visual and performing arts to roles in communications and events. People in this industry are cultural ambassadors for the country, they tell our stories and help shape the future.
Career pathways include Architecture, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Animation/Gaming Design, Web Design, Fine Arts, Museum and Education, Film and theatre production, and so much more!
See the Youth Guarantee Vocational Pathways website for more information.
https://youthguarantee.education.govt.nz/initiatives/vocational-pathways/

Career Pathways

Animator/Digital Artist, Artist, Tattoo Artist, Fashion Designer, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Painter and Decorator, Conservator, Jeweller, Make-up Artist, Curator, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Visual Merchandiser, Early Childhood Teacher, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Plasterer, Furniture Finisher, Industrial Spray Painter, Signmaker, Valuer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Art pack supplies, $70.00. Students may not need to purchase all items if they have them already.
Printing costs: as required by students.


Assessment Information You will have two internal assessments, and one external assessment.
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. 91311 v2 Visual Arts 2.2 - Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to painting
2
I
4
A.S. 91316 v2 Visual Arts 2.3 - Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established painting practice
2
I
4
A.S. 91321 v2 Visual Arts 2.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within painting
2
E
12
Total Credits

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

Pathway Tags

If you’re the creative type there’s a multitude of opportunities in this industry, from working in visual and performing arts to roles in communications and events. People in this industry are cultural ambassadors for the country, they tell our stories and help shape the future. Career pathways include Architecture, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Animation/Gaming Design, Web Design, Fine Arts, Museum and Education, Film and theatre production, and so much more!


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