11 ART

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs J. Jacobsen

The focus of Level One Visual Art is to build competence with the creative process and extend student’s drawing, painting and printmaking skills. Students will study a selection of New Zealand and International artists and incorporate aspects of these artist’s techniques, concepts or materials into their own images. Research, analysis and an understanding of artistic contexts underpins all work produced. The course will conclude with the production of a portfolio of work showcasing the students understanding of art making processes using a variety of media.

Internal credits 4

External credits 12

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 Art or in negotiation with Curriculum Leader