Level 2 Visual Art - Design
Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Oughton
How does design work as a graphic language? What methods and techniques do designers use to create and formulate ideas? This subject allows students to explore contemporary methods and processes related to visual design. Emphasis is placed on developing set skills in the use of mixed media practices, alongside the use of existing digital technologies such as Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator to reflect on, and refine work.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Recommended Entry Criteria
Level 1 Visual Art, Level 1 Digital Technology Media, Level 1 Digital Studies, or Level 1 Design & Visual Communication.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Animator, Artist, Photographer, Artistic Director, Teaching, Illustrator, Product Design, Fashion Design, Textiles, Architect, Interior Design, Video Game Design, Web Design, Film and Video Editor, Information Systems, Engineer, Software Developer, Small Business Owner, Website Developer, Website Manage, Research and Development, Product and Support, E-Commerce, Marketing Consultant, Sales and Marketing, ICT Security Specialist, Telecommunications Network Planner, Animation, Robotics Designer Video and Film: Software Engineer, Makeup and Prosthetics, Animations and Digital Artist, Sound Recording and Production Media - TV, Music Videos Graphics: 2D Animator, Brand and Identity Designer, Packaging Designer, Visual Designer, Computer Finished Artist, Junior Art Director, Film and Video,
At time of compiling courses for 2021 every effort has been made to ensure the information contained online is accurate. However, it is possible that some course/assessment structures will be subject to change.
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