Level 2 Visual Arts - Photography
Teacher in Charge: Ms V. Stead
LEARNING ACTIVITIES: Creative photography established practice (portrait, still life, landscape, collage), image analysis, visual literacy, camera techniques, lighting techniques, digital skills (Photoshop), journal documentation, folio presentation, gallery visits, exhibition "of photography.
This course leads to Level 3 Photography, tertiary study and careers in photography, e.g. commercial, forensics, industrial, medical, fashion, documentary, visual arts photography and allied fields such as visual arts, design, screenprinting, publishing, photo journalism, photo finishing, museum and gallery curating, 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 or higher 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
No prior study required.
Exclusions: a maximum of TWO Visual Arts courses may be taken.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
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