Year 10 Visual Art

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms A. Blackwell

Through engaging in the Visual Arts students discern, participate in, and celebrate imagery from our visual world. Year 10 Art builds on the skills and knowledge introduced in Year 9, giving students a more in-depth experience of art making in preparation for NCEA Level 1. Students create, problem solve and reflect on their own artwork and artworks made by artists. The course covers art theory, drawing, painting, stencil making, photography and printmaking. 

Learning Areas:

Year 10 Semester Courses, Ngā Toi - Arts


Level 1 Visual Art

Career Pathways

Advertising Specialist, Patternmaker, Architect, Architectural Technician, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artist, Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Tailor/Dressmaker, Tattoo Artist, Print Finisher, Buyer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Textile Process Operator, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Painter and Decorator, Industrial Designer, Conservator, Jeweller, Technical Writer, Make-up Artist, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Radio Presenter, Visual Merchandiser, Early Childhood Teacher, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Florist, Lighting Technician, Landscape Architect, Landscaper, Model, Nanny/Child Carer, Photographer, Printer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Signmaker, Television Presenter, Archivist, Historian, Curator, Librarian, Library Assistant, Tertiary Lecturer, Animator/Digital Artist, Software Developer, Game Developer, User Experience Designer

Approximate Costs and Equipment/Stationery

Cost is $10.00 for equipment and specialised stationery pack. This will be provided as a pack in class.