DVC - Level 1

DVC1
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

DVC - Level 2

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$25 materials


Prerequisites

Open Entry - 10 DVC preferred


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91069 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.36 - Promote an organised body of design work to an audience using visual communication techniques
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 6
Term: 3, Week: 7
Term: 3, Week: 8
Term: 3, Week: 9
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91068 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.35 - Undertake development of design ideas through graphics practice
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 1
Term: 3, Week: 2
Term: 3, Week: 3
Term: 3, Week: 4
Term: 3, Week: 5
1
I
6
A.S. 91066 v4 Design and Visual Communication 1.33 - Use rendering techniques to communicate the form of design ideas
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 9
Term: 1, Week: 10
Term: 4, Week: 1
1
I
3
A.S. 91064 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.31 - Produce instrumental, multi-view orthographic drawings that communicate technical features of design ideas
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 2
Term: 2, Week: 3
Term: 3, Week: 10
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 91063 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.30 - Produce freehand sketches that communicate design ideas
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 7
Term: 1, Week: 8
Term: 1, Week: 9
1
E
3
Total Credits

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

Pathway Tags

Advertising, Animation, Architecture, Building/Construction, Boatbuilding & design, Cabinet Maker, Carpenter, Clothing & Textiles, Computer Aided Design, Designer, Draughting, Electrician, Engineering (degree or technical) Environmental Study, Graphic Design, Fabrication Engineer, Illustration, Light Technician, Industrial Designer, Interior Designer, Landscaping, Marine Engineer, Marketing, Mechanics, Multi Media, Naval Architect, Packaging, Plumber, Product designer, Quantity Surveyor, Retailing, Salesmanship, Science, Sign maker, Surveying, Teaching, Technologist, Transport.


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.