Level 3 Art Photography

APH301
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: P. Simei-Barton

Recommended Prior Learning

22 credits in Level 3 Visual Arts -  Photography. 
A student wishing to do more than one Level 3 Visual Arts subject must have the approval of the HOD Art.


Students will carry out a personal course of study that explores the use of digital photographic processes as a means of generating and developing visual ideas. The emphasis is in the use of photography as an artistic medium with reference to established artistic models. Work produced for assignments and folio may also be used for entry into visual arts / communications courses that require a portfolio of artwork.
METHODS OF ASSESSMENT:
Internally assessed assignment work. Externally assessed body of work presented on A1 folio panels.


Course Overview

Term 1
Assignment work developing visual ideas through exploring different approaches to photography
Research methods and ideas used by a variety of photographic artists

Term 2
Development of visual ideas through a chosen approaches to photography
In depth research methods and ideas used by photographic artists in a chosen approach

Term 3
Develop a body of work for external folio assessment by exploring visual ideas in your chosen approach

Term 4
Complete and present work for external folio assessment

Faculties:

Art



Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91442 v2 Photography 3.1 - Analyse methods and ideas from established photography practice
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91452 v2 Photography 3.3 - Systematically clarify ideas using drawing informed by established photography practice
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91457 v2 Photography 3.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that integrates conventions and regenerates ideas within photography practice
3
E
14
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.