NCEA Level 3 Print Making 301
Teacher in Charge: M. Ross
Print Making 301
This course allows students to push the boundaries within printmaking by producing both 2 and 3 dimensional works combining multiple processes. The primary focus will be a folio consisting of 3 A1 panels of work for the external standard. Students will begin by choosing a subject and style they are interested in and this will become the basis for their folio. They will begin by selecting relevant printmaking models from established practice to kick start the translation of ideas from drawings and paintings into at least two forms of printmaking. Their chosen subject will be explored through developed sequences of drawing, and small and large works which develop, clarify and resolve their ideas in print.
Interested students should view the slide show in the 'Useful Links' section.
UE Approved Subject
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Total cost for materials $80.00 + $10.00 Photocopying Credit for individual copying and printing (may be purchased from Administration at the beginning of the year). Students will receive all materials in class. There may be a trip to Te Papa to view original works of art and to hear a talk on various themes in NZ and international art. The cost for the Te Papa trip is approximately $10.00.
Recommended Prior Learning
Preferable: 8 credits from Level 2 Printmaking. Students who achieved Merit or higher in the Level 1 Visual Art external standard may also be considered.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Term: 2, Week: 4
Term: 3, Week: 6
Term: 4, Week: 4
Term: 4, Week: 7
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 26
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.
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