Level 2 Visual Arts
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 Level 1 Art and further develops their practical skills, and awareness of Art conventions and contemporary practice. It will prepare them for Level 2 NCEA assessment. The course mainly involves students developing ideas within their own art works based around a subject chosen by themselves. They will learn:
1. To select a topic of self-interest to explore and develop in art-making.
2. To use model artists to help inform their art works.
3. Make decisions about media, conventions, and ideas within their own painting practice.
Conditions of Assessment
The majority of the panel work must be completed during class time. Lunchtimes may be available to complete work.
Submitting Internal Assessment
Panels are 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.
Recommended Prior Learning
Students must have achieved their Level 1 panels or can show other significant prior learning.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
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