This course requires 2 options.
Level 2 Art
What is Art?
Visual arts is a creative subject that will provide students with an opportunity to develop art knowledge and skills. They will create artworks while learning about the work of various artists and the cultural and social contexts that their artworks reflect. Students can study visual arts to gain qualifications or just for general interest.
What this course involves
In level 2 painting, students will explore a range of techniques and media. They will use a creative and a critical approach to develop original ideas and painting skills in a body of work. This opportunity particularly suits students with an existing passion, skills or project and who strongly identify with a specific culture or subculture located within a specific tradition or convention.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Own equipment is required for continuation of work at home during the course.
Recommended Prior LearningSuccessful NCEA Level 1 Art course or equivalent.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.