NCEA Level 3 Fine Art - The Artist's Muse
Teacher in Charge: Mr A. YATES
(Work from 2020 Level 3 Waiopehu Fine Art Students)
You will look for your muse from which to inflame your creative passions in an expression of inspirational art works. For hundreds of years artists have sought a muse to ignite their creative spark that feeds the dreams of each new civilization. Your ultimate goal is to inspire and transcend the benign and ordinary and rise on the flames of inspiration and creativity to create a range of outstanding art works.
You will develop ideas around a theme and style, and explore a range of drawing techniques within your chosen field of practice (Painting, Printmaking or Sculpture). After developing initial ideas as part of the internal assessments, you will use these ideas as a basis for developing work for your external folio assessment.
Recommended Prior Learning
It is important to have studied Painting at Level 2 or at least another Art discipline at Level 2.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Course Contribution: $75 (this includes all art materials)
Stationery Requirements: Included in course contribution
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 70 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 42 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 28 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 70
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
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