01APD

Level 1 Art Photography Design

Course Description

Students will develop skills in photography, typography and design. These skills will be used to complete a design and photography portfolio in the second half of the year.

In Photography, students will learn how to use a Digital Single Reflex Camera (DSLR) in its technical parameters and creative manner. They will learn how to edit and enhance their photographs. They will also create their own still-life set up and may exhibit these in our annual Art Week.

In Design, students will learn about the graphics, typography and design processes to complete two dimensional design outcomes. They will also get the opportunity to learn Adobe Creative Suite particularly Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry.
Students may not take 01ART as well.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1 A4 Visual Diary $5
Fees $40

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
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
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
A.S. 90916 v3
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 1.4 - Produce a body of work informed by established practice, which develops ideas, using a range of media
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 12
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 22
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

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