Level 2 Visual Arts - Painting

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms W. van Heeswijk

Recommended Prior Learning

Permission from the HOD of Visual Arts or 12 credits Level 1 Visual Arts Painting or Level 1 Digital Media.

Exclusions: a maximum of TWO Visual Arts courses may be taken.

LEARNING ACTIVITIES: Practical work, drawing acrylic or water colour painting or drawing and digital painting. Research of artist models of practice that influence the generation and development of artworks and presentation of a portfolio of work.

The development of practical and investigative skills this course leads to are the creative industries, the study of fine arts, graphic art, photography, architecture, design, special design, education, game and animation art and design, the film industry, museum and gallery curating, textile design, jewellery design, magazine and book design.


Creative Arts

Assessment Policy & Procedures

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

Career Pathways

Valuer, Animator/Digital Artist, Patternmaker, Architectural Technician, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artist, Artistic Director, Auctioneer, Tattoo Artist, Film/Television Camera Operator, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Conservator, Jeweller, 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. 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.


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.