Level 2 Visual Art Painting

2PTG
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms B. Smith

Make meaning of our 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.

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.

Pathway

Level 3 Visual Art Painting

Approximate Costs and Equipment/Stationery

$80 Painting pack - all of the equipment in this pack is yours to keep and use at home.


Recommended Prior Learning

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


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91306 v2 Visual Arts 2.1 - Demonstrate an understanding of methods and ideas from established practice appropriate to painting
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91311 v2 Visual Arts 2.2 - Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to painting
2
I
4
A.S. 91321 v2 Visual Arts 2.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within painting
2
E
12
Total Credits

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