This course requires 2 options.
Photography - Level 3
Teacher in Charge: R. Elmes
Processes and procedures involved with digital photography and the generating, analysing and clarifying of ideas within the confines of a theme.
The year culminates in a folio submission where students present a body of work for marking.
All camera equipment is provided for student use.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Students must purchase their own SD card for home and school use.
If you did not take a pathway course at Level 2, or achieved fewer than 14 credits in that course, you will need HOD approval
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Course endorsement provides recognition for a student who has performed exceptionally well in an individual course.
Students will gain an endorsement for a course if, in a single school year, they achieve:
14 or more credits at Merit or Excellence, and
at least 3 of these credits from externally assessed standards and 3 credits from internally assessed standards.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
For a full list of UE approved subjects, go here:
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Term: 3, Week: 10
Term: 4, Week: 3
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.
It is the policy of Tauranga Boys’ College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.