Level 2 Visual Arts - Design

Course Description

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.


Level 3 Photography, Level 3 Visual Arts - Design, Level 3 Visual Arts - Painting

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.

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91310 v2 Visual Arts 2.2 - Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to design
A.S. 91315 v2 Visual Arts 2.3 - Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established design practice
A.S. 91320 v2 Visual Arts 2.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within design
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.


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