Year 9 Visual Arts

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs N. Ov

The Year 9 Visual Arts course is designed with reference to the Arts learning area in the New Zealand Curriculum (NZC). This is the overarching subject for various and specific visual Art disciplines from Year 10 to 13. Year 9 students have the opportunity to work and learn in the disciplines of: Drawing, Painting, 2D and 3D Design, Printmaking and Sculpture. Where appropriate, students will be introduced to methods of Art research, and to contemporary Artists, and selected works.


Year 10 Visual Arts

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


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