NCEA Level 1 Design and Visual Communication

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Webster

Recommended Prior Learning

Majority of topics at Year 10 Design & Visual Communication to an ACHIEVED level.  Student’s KAMAR record must demonstrate consistent safe working practices and an adherence to expected classroom routines.

This is a full-year course that will cover topics such as communicating design ideas, Product and Spatial Design. Students will use Microsoft Office and Computer Aided Draughting (Autocad, Revit, Inventor) for digital design and presentation. This subject will lead to pathways in the areas of Engineering, Graphic Design, Architecture, Manufacturing, Technology, Construction and Infrastructure industries.




NCEA Level 2 Design and Visual Communication

Career Pathways

Graphic Designer, User Experience Designer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$50.00 – ICT component (colour printing and copying), paper, coloured card, consumables.
DVC pack $55.00