Approx Cost:
$35.00 for materials. A suitable Digital SLR camera is recommended for this course. Whilst some digital SLR cameras are available for hire at a cost of $30 for the semester these are in high demand. A laptop capable of running Adobe Creative Cloud software is preferable. This software is available economically via a school licence for students enrolled in this course.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is of benefit for this course
Entry Recommendations:

Open Entry.


Course Outline:

This course is intended for students who have an interest in the technical aspects of the Visual Arts, Design, Photography and Animation.  Students engage in projects such as stop motion animation, photography and T-shirt design and printing. 

This is a fully internally assessed course.  Each topic offers 4 internal Achievement Standard credits.

3.2     Photography – Use drawing to demonstrate understanding of conventions appropriate to Photography – Studio product shot or portraiture, 4 credits.

3.3      Systematically clarify ideas using drawing informed by established photography practice.

3.2     Design – Use drawing to demonstrate understanding of conventions appropriate to Design (T-shirt Design and Print), 4 credits.

3.5     Produce a resolved work that demonstrates purposeful control of skills appropriate to stop motion animation, 4 credits.

Total 16 credits

Where Does It Lead:

Tertiary Visual Arts and Design Qualifications, Commercial Art Vocations and creative industries such as Film, Television, Architecture, Advertising, Photography, Publishing, Promotion and Marketing.

For further information see:
Mr Sam Eng.