Whakairo Rakau (Wood Carving) - Level 2

CAR2
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: J. Komene

At this level the student will be working towards gaining Level Two credits for the National Certificate of Educational Achievement.

The work completed throughout the year will be internally assessed and externally moderated.

The aim of the year is to provide an environment where students can use the skills developed in the previous year and explore themes that are of personal significance. The student will be encouraged to produce a body of work that contains research, drawings and carved work. The student will be given greater freedom to pursue a pathway through Whakairo that is significant to them. There will be a process of negotiation and review that supports the student’s investigations.


Pathway

Whakairo Rākau (Wood Carving) - Level 3

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$60

Visual diary
A3 drawing pad
Pencil
Rubber
Ruler


Prerequisites

If you did not take the course at Level 1, or achieved fewer than 14 credits in that course, you will need HOD approval


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 23012 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of function and significance to explore the value of whakairo
2
I
5
U.S. 23011 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of whakairo production for meaning, intention, function and an artist's methodologies
2
I
5
U.S. 23010 v2 Generate, develop and refine visual ideas in whakairo
2
I
5
U.S. 23009 v2 Identify and apply Māori art conventions, design elements and principles to explore whakairo
2
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Disclaimer

POLICY
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.