Level 2 Visual Arts - Design
Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Hambridge
LEARNING ACTIVITIES: Design related research, e-learning, drawing, scanning, illustration, designing, digital photography, digital painting, Photoshop and Illustrator, folio presentation, exhibition of artwork.
This course leads to Level 3 Visual Arts Design / Photography and tertiary study for a wide range of
careers: graphic design, product design, display design, interior design, concept art, game design, spatial design, architecture, packaging, magazine and book design, animation, illustration, computer graphics, fashion design, textile design, photography, creative industries, and education.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
All course related materials for use in class will be supplied by the school. It is highly recommended that a 16GB USB flash drive is purchased and that students sign up for the discount priced Adobe license offered by the school, which will allow students access to Abode Photoshop at home.
Recommended Prior Learning
12 credits Level 1 Visual Arts, Level 1 Digital Media, Level 1 Design and Visual Communication is preferable. If new to Art students must seek permission from HOD Visual Arts (Mr Hambridge). Some ability in freehand drawing and Photoshop is required.
Exclusions: a maximum of TWO Visual Arts courses may be taken.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
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