Level 3 Art Printmaking

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr K. Ov

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

The Internal standard feeds into the External, meaning the outcomes produced will be part of the External portfolio board.

Printmaking is a subject that will challenge students to explore and experiment with thematic concepts, use a wide range of traditional and contemporary Printmaking techniques. 

Recommended Prior Learning

At the discretion of the HOD.

Credit Information
Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91448 v2 Printmaking 3.2 - Use drawing to demonstrate understanding of conventions appropriate to printmaking
A.S. 91458 v2 Printmaking 3.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that integrates conventions and regenerates ideas within printmaking practice
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.


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