Level 2 Art Photography

12ARTP
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. Cooper

A practical course where students learn to use the digital camera to visually investigate the world around them. 

Working to individually chosen themes, students will concentrate on refining the use of studio lighting and compositional elements to develop their ideas visually. Adobe Photoshop and InDesign software are used to enhance or digitally manipulate their own photographs for effect.

This course is highly recommended for students wanting to study Photography at Level 3.



Pathway

Level 3 Art Design, Level 3 Art History, Level 3 Art Painting, Level 3 Art Photography, Level 3 Art Printmaking, Level 3 Art Sculpture

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91312 v2 Visual Arts 2.2 - Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to photography
2
I
4
A.S. 91317 v2 Visual Arts 2.3 - Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established photography practice
2
I
4
A.S. 91322 v2 Visual Arts 2.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within photography
2
E
12
Total Credits

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

Disclaimer

Courses will only run based on minimum entries

Selecting a course does not guarantee entry into this course

You may apply for an exemption if you do not meet the prerequisites of a course or if the course requires this for entry

Standards offered can be altered at the discretion of the HOF or HOD of the Department

Some standards in NCEA courses might be optional depending on student strengths