Level 3 Design & Visual Communication
Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Gillespie
The course is focused on preparing students for tertiary pathways in all areas of Design, Architecture and Engineering. Problem-solving is based on research to develop innovative solutions to real life needs and opportunities. Students are encouraged to present their designs with software used in industry such as Adobe Photoshop, Inventor and ArchiCAD.
Recommended Entry Criteria
Level 2 Design & Visual Communication, Level 2 Visual Art - Design, Level 2 Visual Art - Painting, Level 2 Visual Art - Photography, or see HOD.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 24
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.
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.
All courses are dependent on student numbers and staffing. Students will be advised if the school is unable to provide the subjects they select.