Year 10 Maori and Pacific Art

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms W. van Heeswijk

Students will experience a range of Maori and Pacific art practices throughout the year. They will learn to use a research based approach to their creative work. This will be based on a selection of NZ Maori and Polynesian traditional art forms and contemporary artists. The work produced will be in a project format. Students will explore a range of techniques such as Lino / block printing, Pattern design, Painting, 3D sculpture, and Mixed media.


Year 10 Options, Creative Arts


Level 1 Visual Arts, Level 1 Visual Arts - Digital Media

Career Pathways

Fashion Designer, Printer, Animator/Digital Artist, Architectural Technician, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artist, Artistic Director, Auctioneer, Automotive Refinisher, Tattoo Artist, Film/Television Camera Operator, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Conservator, Make-up Artist, Curator, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Photographer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

All course related materials for use in class will be supplied by the school.