Level 2 Visual Arts - Design

2ARD
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Hambridge

Recommended Prior Learning

It is preferable to have 12 credits from one of the following -  Level 1 Visual Arts, Level 1 Digital Media, Level 1 Design and Visual Communication.

If new to Art, students must seek approval 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.



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 / Painting 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.


Faculties:

Creative Arts


Assessment Policy & Procedures
Pathway

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

Career Pathways

Architect, Print Finisher, Fashion Designer, Landscape Architect, Animator/Digital Artist, Patternmaker, Architectural Technician, Artist, Artistic Director, Tattoo Artist, Mechanical Engineer, Urban/Regional Planner, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Printer, Signmaker

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.


Disclaimer

Lynfield College has procedures and guidelines for the administering of assessments.  Click HERE to go to the school website with more information, and links to the appropriate Year Level Assessment Guides.