This course requires 2 options.
Whakairo Rakau (Wood Carving) - Level 1
Teacher in Charge: J. Komene
In Carving, at this level the student will be working towards gaining Level One credits for the National Certificate of Educational Achievement.
The aim of the year is to extend the student’s knowledge and skills base. Encouraging the development of research skills, the extension of drawing skills necessary for the development of a successful carving design and manual skills.
A substantial part of this year will be based around the completion of a standard that requires the student to make a sustained investigation and present a finished carved art work.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
A3 drawing pad
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.
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.