Level 2 Design and Visual Communication (Graphics)

12DVCT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Scull

The standards offered in this course may be altered at the discretion of the Head of Department.

This course develops the skills and knowledge gained in previous years. Students will complete a product design and an architectural design assignment. They will learn about the characteristics of a chosen design movement or era and use visual communication techniques to present their designs. A materials supplementary cost is charged.


Pathway

Level 3 Design and Visual Communication (Graphics)

Recommended Prior Learning

At least Merit in Graphics (Technology DVCT) Achievement Standard 1.35 and a minimum of 12 credits in Level 1 Graphics (Technology DVCT) or with TIC approval.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91337 v3 Design and Visual Communication 2.30 - Use visual communication techniques to generate design ideas
2
E
3
A.S. 91340 v4 Design and Visual Communication 2.33 - Use the characteristics of a design movement or era to inform own design ideas
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91341 v4 Design and Visual Communication 2.34 - Develop a spatial design through graphics practice
2
I
6
Y
A.S. 91342 v4 Design and Visual Communication 2.35 - Develop a product design through graphics practice
2
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 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