L1ART

Level 1 Visual Arts

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Chuck

What will I learn and how will I learn?
This course focuses on building upon the skills students have learned in junior Art and further develops their practical skills, and awareness of Art conventions and contemporary practice. This course will prepare them for NCEA assessment.  It involves working on a negotiated cultural theme.

Students will learn:
1. Drawing from subject matter using wet and dry media. 
2. Developing Art ideas through the production of related drawings and paintings.
3. Research artworks from various NZ and international culturally significant artists. 
4. Optional extension standards will be available.

Submitting Internal Assessment
Art panels will be due by the end of Term 3.

Resubmission and Further Assessment Opportunities
Resubmissions can only be offered once and only when small errors or omissions need to be corrected in student work in a short period of time. There is no further teaching available. Further assessment opportunities are not available in every standard.

NOTE:
Course is subject to change with the review of standards at the end of each year.


Pathway

Recommended Prior Learning

Students must have successfully completed Year 10 Visual Arts or Year 10 Integrated Arts, or have approval from the Head of Learning Area.

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90913 v4
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of art works from a Māori and another cultural context using art terminology
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90914 v3
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 1.2 - Use drawing methods and skills for recording information using wet and dry media
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 1
Term: 2, Week: 1

A.S. 90915 v2
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 1.3 - Use drawing conventions to develop work in more than one field of practice
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 1
Term: 3, Week: 1

A.S. 90917 v3
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 1.5 - Produce a finished work that demonstrates skills appropriate to cultural conventions
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 1

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 18
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 4
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0