Year 9 Visual Arts

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Chuck

Year 9 Visual Arts is a "taster" subject which is offered to all Year 9 students. 

Course Overview:
Students will learn the skills of drawing, design and painting, together with carrying out landscape and figurative studies.

Content:

  • Use drawing to record from subject matter in dry and wet media
  • Development of drawing into art-work using painting, and other processes
  • Learn about artworks of contemporary New Zealand artists, both European and Māori, as models for their own artwork
  • Generating and developing ideas within different art disciplines.

Pathway

Year 10 Visual Arts

Recommended Prior Learning

There is no pre-requisite for Year 9 Visual Arts.


Pathway Tags

Animator, Artist, Photographer, Artistic Director, Teaching, Illustrator, Product Design, Fashion Design, Architect, Interior Design, Web Design, Website Developer


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