Level 3 Visual Arts - Painting
Teacher in Charge: Ms W. van Heeswijk
LEARNING ACTIVITIES: Practical work in drawing and acrylic painting and or drawing and digital painting. The generation of a theme, brainstorm and clarification of ideas. Research models of practice that influence the generation and development of artworks and presentation of a portfolio of work.
The practical and investigative skills developed from this course leads to the creative industries, the study of fine arts, graphic art, photography, architecture, design, spatial design, education, game and animation art and design, the film industry, museum and gallery curating, textile design, jewellery design, magazine and book design.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
All course related materials for use in class will be supplied by the school. However, a recommended list of materials for use at home is as follows. A3 heavyweight stock sketchbook, Selection of shading pencils that include HB, 2B, 4B, a basic acrylic painting set, a watercolour set and a selection of paint brushes.
Recommended Prior Learning
Permission from the HOD of Visual Arts or 12 credits Level 2 Visual Arts Painting or Level 2 Design, Level 2 Photography.
Exclusions: a maximum of TWO Visual Arts courses may be taken.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
It is the policy of Lynfield College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.