Design and Visual Communication Year 10

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Nyberg

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry

This subject leads to:
NCEA DVC Levels 1 - 3
A wide range of possible careers eg Architecture /CAD /Engineering / Applied Technologies / Product Design / Landscape Design / Media Design / Creative Arts etc

Students taking this course will study ideas associated with architectural, media and product design. You will study formal drawing systems, sketching, Computer Aided Design, and presentation techniques that will be needed to solve various design briefs. The course also includes the technical vocabulary that is used to convey this information. This course is a foundation course to help develop skills and knowledge for Level 1 DVC.


Design and Visual Communication Level 1, Technology Level 1