Level 1 Art Practical
Learners will be creating artworks based on surrealism and fantasy themes. A range of art making techniques are learnt and applied including painting, sculpture, drawing and printmaking.
Learners will be working in the art department with experienced and specialist teachers that work with students individually to enhance their art ability regardless of the level of skill they start with.
There is no written assessment in this subject, so it is suitable for students with all levels of literacy.
This course is NCEA Achievement Standards and learners are able to get course endorsements.
This course leads to Level 2 and 3 and is University Approved.
The graduate vision statement for Visual Arts Students is “I am an artist and critical thinker, able to work collaboratively and develop innovative visual ideas in the creation of quality creative products.”
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$25 covers the costs for students individual take home materials such as paint, brushes.
Recommended Prior Learning
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Animator/Digital Artist, Actor, Advertising Specialist, Copywriter, Patternmaker, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artist, Artistic Director, Author, Tailor/Dressmaker, Film/Television Camera Operator, Cutter, Communications Professional, Industrial Designer, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Production Assistant (Film, Lighting Technician, Game Developer, Garment Technician, Diversional Therapist, Sales and Marketing Manager, Software Developer, Arborist, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Sound Technician, Beauty Therapist, Metal Worker, Tattoo Artist, Fabrication Engineer, Entertainer, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Event Manager, Conservator, Jeweller, Make-up Artist, Street/Park Cleaner, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Visual Merchandiser, Early Childhood Teacher, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Welder, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Florist, Hairdresser/Barber, Industrial Spray Painter, Primary School Teacher, Kaiwhakaako Māori, Nanny/Child Carer, Photographer, Printer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Secondary School Teacher, Signmaker, Teacher Aide,
Any information, costs or standards may change.