11ADG

NCEA Level 1 Digital Art

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms F. Dwyer

Students will produce digital art based in Design and Photography practice within a visual art context. Students will study a range of artist models and apply the knowledge, skills and techniques learned in their own practical work. Students will complete three Achievement Standards during the year. This will include an extensive external Achievement Standard consisting of a 2 x panel folio where students will demonstrate work within the disciplines of Design and Photography.  

Year 11 Digital Art leads directly to the senior specialist Art disciplines of Design, Photography, Painting, Sculpture and Printmaking.

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Yr 11 Digital Art Course Slideshow

Recommended Prior Learning

There are no entry requirements but Year 10 Art is highly recommended.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There is a cost of $33 which contributes towards art materials and folio boards. Students will need either a camera or a phone camera. All computers and software are provided. In addition to this the Adobe Creative Cloud Software will be available for students to purchase for approximately $25, for use on their own laptop or home computer.

Pathway

Career Pathways

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90915 v2
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 1.3 - Use drawing conventions to develop work in more than one field of practice
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90916 v3
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 1.4 - Produce a body of work informed by established practice, which develops ideas, using a range of media
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 12
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90917 v3
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 1.5 - Produce a finished work that demonstrates skills appropriate to cultural conventions
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 22
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0