12SCU

NCEA Level 2 Sculpture

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Malcolm

This university endorsed  subject explores the process of development that turns a 2 dimensional design into a 3 dimensional one. Student will study the sculpture of professionals and use these techniques to create their own unique works. Sculpture has a vocational pathway to jobs in the special effects, as well as film and theatre industries. 


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A purchase of a pack of special art equipment is strongly recommended. This is done through the school at the beginning of the year.

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 art is preferred but not necessary. Entry to the course is at the discretion of HOD Arts Mrs Malcolm

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

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

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91314 v2
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 2.2 - Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to sculpture
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91319 v2
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 2.3 - Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established sculpture practice
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91324 v2
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 2.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within sculpture
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 12
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0