Level 1 Art Digital

100ARTD
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms Gilroy

This course enables learners to explore art making using digital processes and skills such as Photography and Design. Learners will learn digital photography and design techniques such as Photoshop and Illustrator.

This course is for learners with an interest in photography, design, animation, marketing, advertising, gaming, fashion design, architecture, illustration, branding, interior design, visual communications, and other creative careers.
Some of the types of things that learners have created during this course are logo designs, comic books, magazine layouts, posters, t-shirt designs, billboards, photo exhibitions.....

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.”


Pathway

Level 2 Art Digital, Level 2 Art Practical

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$25 course costs. This covers special papers required for printing and specialist stationary for design.


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. 90913 v4 Visual Arts 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of art works from a Māori and another cultural context using art terminology
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90914 v3 Visual Arts 1.2 - Use drawing methods and skills for recording information using wet and dry media
1
I
4
A.S. 90915 v2 Visual Arts 1.3 - Use drawing conventions to develop work in more than one field of practice
1
I
6
A.S. 90916 v3 Visual Arts 1.4 - Produce a body of work informed by established practice, which develops ideas, using a range of media
1
E
12
A.S. 90917 v3 Visual Arts 1.5 - Produce a finished work that demonstrates skills appropriate to cultural conventions
1
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Pathway Tags

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, Business Analyst, Software Developer, Architect, Architectural Technician, Sound Technician, Baker, Boat Builder, Naval Architect, Urban/Regional Planner, Fashion Designer, Sewing Machinist, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Jeweller, Technical Writer, Make-up Artist, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Visual Merchandiser, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Florist, Landscape Architect, Landscaper, Photographer, Printer, Signmaker, User Experience Designer


Disclaimer

Any information, costs or standards may change.