Level 2 Photography
Teacher in Charge: Ms K. Robson
PHOTOGRAPHY - YEAR 12
NCEA LEVEL 2
This course aims to build and refine skills in Photography techniques and Photoshop. Students will also learn how to develop ideas through photo-shoots, analysis, artist models' concepts and techniques.
The main focus of the course is to strengthen skills in:
Planned Total Credits Offered 20
For further information see: Ms.Rubin/ Ms.Becker
Students must have passed their Level 1 Folio Board external or have gained at least 14 credits in Level 1 Visual Arts or Digital Arts in order to gain entry. Students with no art background who wish to take up Year 12 Photography need to see Ms. Rubin/Ms. Becker regarding entry into this course prior to commencement.
Level 2 Photography will suit students who enjoy and have some talent in taking photos and have a good eye for composition. To be successful at this subject it would be useful if students have enthusiasm for taking photos with some skill. Students will need to be able to think creatively and imaginatively to develop ideas.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Animator/Digital Artist, Copywriter, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artist, Artistic Director, Dancer, Beauty Therapist, Tattoo Artist, Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Make-up Artist, Curator, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Visual Merchandiser, Media Producer, Lighting Technician, Game Developer, Hairdresser/Barber, Model, Photographer,
Course availability is dependent on numbers and staffing, and course entry will be confirmed at the beginning of 2021. Students will be required to select additional back-up courses as part of this process.