Year 10 Advanced Art

Course Description

Y10 Advanced art exemplars

This course develops the Visual Art skill areas of drawing, painting, printmaking, 3-D construction and design at a higher Levels 5-6 of the NZ Curriculum. Students are identified as having higher ability from their progress in the Y9 course. They learn to use the artist model through research and preparation studies as a basis for finished art works. The course serves as a foundation for Art 101, Level 1 NCEA, in the following year. Students will be given the opportunity to submit a set task for Achievement Standard AS 90917, worth 4 credits in L1 Visual Arts.

Practical work will be assessed throughout the course using the achievement standards assessment language.

Recommended Prior Learning

Completion of the Year 9 Art course to a high level and by recommendation from the student's Y9 Art teacher (or a drawing test set by the HOD Art to determine suitability for entry.)

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

An A3 drawing wallet, pencil and eraser purchased at any stationary outlet.


Credit Information

You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.

Total Credits Available: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90917 v3
Visual Arts 1.5 - Produce a finished work that demonstrates skills appropriate to cultural conventions
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 4
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0