Painting or Print Making Level 2

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Crombie-Worsnop

The course at this level presupposes that the Level 1 course has been completed satisfactorily by students. Students will study a number of artistic models and will be introduced to the artistic philosophies and ideas relevant to the areas of study. A strong emphasis will be placed on the development of drawing skills and approaches to painting and printmaking. Students will produce bodies of work within Print Making or Painting to show understanding of art making methods and ideas with a real world context linking to artists with a professional practice.

Standards are chosen according to the area of specialisation: Print Making or Painting

Where a student wishes to take TWO of the above Level 2 Visual Art subjects, they need permission of Mrs Crombie


Art Design Level 3, Media Studies Level 3, Painting or Print Making Level 3, Photography Level 3

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Specialised Art stationery provided by the Art Department $37

Recommended Prior Learning

Achievement of: 22 Credits in Level 1 Art is recommended

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91311 v2 Visual Arts 2.2 - Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to painting
A.S. 91316 v2 Visual Arts 2.3 - Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established painting practice
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
Total Credits

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

Pathway Tags

Photographer, Printer, Tattoo Artist, Print Finisher, Signmaker, Textile Process Operator, User Experience Designer, Marketing Specialist, Urban/Regional Planner, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Painter and Decorator, Communications Professional, Industrial Designer, Editor, Animator/Digital Artist, Curator, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Advertising Specialist, Sales and Marketing Manager, Visual Merchandiser, Patternmaker, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Architect, Architectural Technician, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artist, Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Game Developer, Tailor/Dressmaker

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