NCEA Level 1 Architecture

11ARCH
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Kennedy

Learn to design buildings, interiors and landscapes.  

Want to design your own house? In this course you'll gain skills in freehand sketching, computer model-making, and physical modelling to create a number of architecture projects.  You will learn to take your projects from artistic ideas to practical solutions using design thinking.  Take this course to explore a potential career, or just to expand your creative skills.


Pathway

NCEA Level 2 Architecture

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Contribution: $20
Stationery Requirements:


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91048 v4 Generic Technology 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of how technological modelling supports decision-making
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91063 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.30 - Produce freehand sketches that communicate design ideas
1
E
3
A.S. 91066 v4 Design and Visual Communication 1.33 - Use rendering techniques to communicate the form of design ideas
1
I
3
A.S. 91067 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.34 - Use the work of an influential designer to inform design ideas
1
I
3
A.S. 91068 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.35 - Undertake development of design ideas through graphics practice
1
I
6
A.S. 91069 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.36 - Promote an organised body of design work to an audience using visual communication techniques
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Pathway Tags

Architect, Photojournalist, Graphic designer, Creative Director, Print Production Artist, Art Director, Web Designer, Desktop Publisher, Web Programmer, Web Developer, Marketing Designer, Marketing Director, Illustrator, Communications Manager, Visual Artist, Film Producer, Video Maker


Disclaimer

Standards shown on courses are only an indication and not all may be offered at the time of study.