DVC1
This course requires 2 options.

DVC - Level 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: C. Lee

This course aims to develop a more mature and independent approach to the practice of design and drawing with two thought provoking briefs based on real life scenarios. Product brief (Headphones) & Spatial brief (3 bedroom Beach House on an existing Mt. Maunganui section) The Achievement Standards assessed include; Freehand Sketching, Formal Drawing (both 2D & 3D), Graphics Practice containing design with modes and media, and CAD (digital drawing and animations).


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$25 materials

Prerequisites

Open Entry - 10 DVC preferred

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91069 v5
NZQA Info
Design and Visual Communication 1.36 - Promote an organised body of design work to an audience using visual communication techniques
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 6
Term: 3, Week: 7
Term: 3, Week: 8
Term: 3, Week: 9

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91068 v5
NZQA Info
Design and Visual Communication 1.35 - Undertake development of design ideas through graphics practice
6
6
6

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 1
Term: 3, Week: 2
Term: 3, Week: 3
Term: 3, Week: 4
Term: 3, Week: 5

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91066 v4
NZQA Info
Design and Visual Communication 1.33 - Use rendering techniques to communicate the form of design ideas
3
3
3

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 9
Term: 1, Week: 10
Term: 4, Week: 1

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91064 v5
NZQA Info
Design and Visual Communication 1.31 - Produce instrumental, multi-view orthographic drawings that communicate technical features of design ideas
3
3
3

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 2
Term: 2, Week: 3
Term: 3, Week: 10

Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91063 v5
NZQA Info
Design and Visual Communication 1.30 - Produce freehand sketches that communicate design ideas
3
3
3

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 7
Term: 1, Week: 8
Term: 1, Week: 9

Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 19
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 4
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 3

Disclaimer

POLICY
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