NCEA Level 3 Art Painting

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Malcolm

Level 3 Excellence 2019

This course is designed to build on the skills and ideas the students have studied at Level 2 Visual Arts and  will be individually designed to meet the interests and ideas of the students. This course will benefit you if you are contemplating a career in the Creative Industries. This includes a wide range of career pathways from Film and Television, Fashion Design, Architecture or Retail Industries. This course is also designed to cater for the individual student, by focusing on what YOU want to do in further study, or your current interests and passions.  Beginners can be admitted into this course with permission from  HOD Arts Mrs Malcolm.

Level 3 Excellence 2019

Subject Overview

Term 1
Painting techniques: the basics

Developing ideas : what do you want to paint?

Beginning the process

Term 2
Developing ideas and paintings for folio boards 1 and 2

Term 3
Developing ideas and works for boards 2 and 3

Term 4
Finishing portfolios and scholarship workbooks

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

An Art pack is strongly recommended. It can be ordered through Gordon Harris (price to be confirmed by supplier), unless student has the materials required from Year 12.

Recommended Prior Learning

Level 1 or 2 Art Painting is preferred, but not necessary. Absolute beginners are admitted at the discretion of the Teacher In Charge. (Mrs Malcolm)

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91441 v2 Painting 3.1 - Analyse methods and ideas from established painting practice
4r *
A.S. 91446 v2 Painting 3.2 - Use drawing to demonstrate understanding of conventions appropriate to painting
A.S. 91451 v2 Painting 3.3 - Systematically clarify ideas using drawing informed by established painting practice
A.S. 91456 v2 Painting 3.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that integrates conventions and regenerates ideas within painting practice
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 26

* 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: 26 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

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