Level 1 Painting

11PAI
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms K. Robson

PAINTING - YEAR 11
NCEA LEVEL 1
CODE: 11PAI

This course aims to build and refine skills in drawing and painting techniques, colour mixing and tonal modelling. Students will also learn how to develop ideas through learning about artists’ themes, concepts and techniques. 

The main focus of the course is to strengthen skills in:

  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Idea development

Some students will also be offered the opportunity to do a research assignment.

Planned Total Credits Offered 20 (+4 Research Assignment)

For further information see: Ms Robson


Pathway

Level 2 Design, Level 2 Painting, Level 2 Photography

Success in Level 1 Painting will provide students with the basic knowledge and skills that will be useful for studying Level 2 Painting, Design, and Design and Visual Communication. This course is also important if students want to study Art and Design based degrees or want to make their career in a creative industry.

Entry Requirements

Level 1 Painting will suit students who enjoy and have some talent in drawing and painting. To be successful at this subject it would be useful if students have an interest in drawing and painting and have some skill. Students will need to be able to think creatively and imaginatively to develop ideas. Students would also need to finish off artworks outside of lesson time.


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. 90913 v4 Visual Arts 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of art works from a Māori and another cultural context using art terminology
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90914 v3 Visual Arts 1.2 - Use drawing methods and skills for recording information using wet and dry media
1
I
4
A.S. 90915 v2 Visual Arts 1.3 - Use drawing conventions to develop work in more than one field of practice
1
I
6
A.S. 90916 v3 Visual Arts 1.4 - Produce a body of work informed by established practice, which develops ideas, using a range of media
1
E
12
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Pathway Tags

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


Disclaimer

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.