02ARD

Level 2 Art Design

Course Description

This course combines drawing and computer skills within a practical approach to design.
Students will have the choice  to either work towards a variety of designs for their own brand including a logo, poster, and other promotional material or choose a program that follows more of an illustrative path including character design.
Students will learn to competently use Photoshop and Illustrator and will look at creating and applying ideas within the design process and create a folio of work.
Students will also have the opportunity to gain 4 level 3 credits in Design in preparation for level 3. 

Recommended Prior Learning

Having taken 01ART or 01DVC would be beneficial

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A4 Visual Diary $5

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91315 v2
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 2.3 - Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established design practice
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91320 v2
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 2.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within design
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 12
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91445 v2
NZQA Info
Design 3.2 - Use drawing to demonstrate understanding of conventions appropriate to design
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

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