Year 13 Art
Teacher in Charge: Ms K. Willcox
In Year 13 students chose between art Painting or art Design:
13 Art Design
Students will begin using Photoshop and Illustrator to create a portfolio of graphic-design type artwork. Students will select their own company or campaign to design promotional material for. Individual themes and styles are selected by students themselves. Art design allows students to experiment with a range of design models and techniques. Students will take photos and collect subject matter to manipulate in their own designs. Level 3 design requires a lot of self-directed learning and initiative.
13 Art Painting
Students will be working on their own theme. This theme will allow them to experiment with a range of artist models and techniques throughout the year. Students will come up with a variety of subject matter which explores their selected theme in depth. Level 3 painting requires a lot of self-directed learning and initiative.
13 Art Design
Poster design - Use drawing to demonstrating understanding of conventions appropriate to design
Use drawing to demonstrating understanding of conventions appropriate to painting
Own Brief 1
Painting on canvas - Produce a resolved work that demonstrates purposeful control of skills appropriate to a visual arts cultural context
Brief 3 and 4 selected by students
Systematically clarify ideas using drawing informed by established painting practice
Finishing touches and printing
Analyse methods and ideas from established painting practice
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 34 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 34
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Architect, Photojournalist, Graphic designer, Creative Director, Print Production Artist, Art Director, Web Designer, Desktop Publisher, Web Programmer, Web Developer, Marketing Designer, Marketing Director, Illustrator, Communications Manager, Visual Artist, Film Producer, Video Maker,