Design - Level 2

DES2
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: R. Elmes

Design at Level Two requires students to generate and develop ideas in response to a topical issue. The learning involved includes being able to think creatively, problem solve, work collaboratively and to show the progression of an idea across multiple outcomes.

This course is largely practical, equipping students with knowledge and skills to apply at Level Two and Level Three Design.


Pathway

Design - Level 3, Performing Arts Technology - Level 3 (Semester 1), Performing Arts Technology - Level 3 (Semester 2), Photography - Level 3, Visual Art - Level 3

Prerequisites

If you did not take a pathway course at Level 1, or achieved fewer than 14 credits in that course, you will need HOD approval. email: [email protected] if you do not meet the pre-reqs for this course.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91320 v2 Visual Arts 2.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within design
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 1
2
E
12
A.S. 91315 v2 Visual Arts 2.3 - Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established design practice
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10
2
I
4
A.S. 91310 v2 Visual Arts 2.2 - Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to design
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10
2
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Disclaimer

POLICY
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