2PTG
This course requires 2 options.

Level 2 Visual Art Painting

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms B. Smith

Make meaning of the visual world with Level 2 Painting. Develop your understanding of the reasons why and how artists make paintings; alongside techniques and processes particular to painting. In this course, we look at, find out about, talk about, compose, develop, and curate paintings! All internal assessment is designed to support the production of a two panel externally assessed folio. The folio is an individual body of work, which you will work on throughout the year.



Subject Overview

Term 1
What is Painting?
What are painting conventions?
Why do painters make paintings?
Drawing for painting.
Skills for painting

Term 2
Term 1 continued.
Communicating a genre and theme in paint.
Reflecting on and developing ideas

Term 3
Term 2 continued
Selecting, editing and ordering begins

Term 4
Folio completion.

Recommended Prior Learning

English rich subjects eg. English or History are helpful for Painting.

Approximate Costs and Equipment/Stationery

$70 Painting pack - all of the equipment in this pack is yours to keep and use at home. This pack will be issued in class.

Pathway

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. 91306 v2
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 2.1 - Demonstrate an understanding of methods and ideas from established practice appropriate to painting
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91311 v2
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 2.2 - Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to painting
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91321 v2
NZQA Info
Visual Arts 2.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within painting
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: 4
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0