Art L1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: A. Hagan

Course highlights: Explore your personal creative identity using hands-on drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpture. Develop your ideas through an Art Portfolio based on a significant place.


Vocational Pathway: Creative Industries. 


This course can lead to: Level 2 Painting or Photo/ Print, exciting creative careers such as Artist, Illustrator, Photographer, Gallery owner, Architect, Fashion designer, Interior designer, Film director, Film or TV production, Advertising designer, Media designer, Art teacher, Art therapist.


For more information, please see Ms Baylis

Recommended Prior Learning

Prerequisites: Year 10 Art or HOD Approval.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$80 equipment & materials fee, $30 for possible Art Trip (tbc)


Career Pathways

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90914 v3
Visual Arts 1.2 - Use drawing methods and skills for recording information using wet and dry media
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90915 v2
Visual Arts 1.3 - Use drawing conventions to develop work in more than one field of practice
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90916 v3
Visual Arts 1.4 - Produce a body of work informed by established practice, which develops ideas, using a range of media
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 12
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 22
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Pathway Tags

Mining Engineer, Holiday Park Manager, Accountant, Auditor, Accounts Officer, Diversional Therapist, Actor, Finance Manager, Receptionist, Advertising Specialist, Sales and Marketing Manager, Survey Technician, Aeronautical Engineer, Aeroplane Pilot, Registered Nurse, Agricultural Technician, Agricultural/Horticultural Consultant, Product Assembler, Paramedic, Anaesthetist, Anaesthetic Technician, Software Developer, Retail Manager, Patternmaker, Chemist, Arborist, Architectural Technician, Archivist, Police Officer, Historian, Heavy Truck Driver, Insurance Loss Adjuster, Barrister, Auctioneer, Sound Technician, Author, Collision Repair Technician, Automotive Electrician, Automotive Technician, Automotive Refinisher, Microbiologist, Baker, Bartender, Cafe Worker, Wall and Floor Tiler, Building Insulator, Tailor/Dressmaker, Debt Collector, Biochemist, Biomedical Engineer, Biosecurity Officer, Metal Worker, Property Manager, Fabrication Engineer, Deckhand, Mechanical Engineer, Building and Construction Manager, Earthmoving Machine Operator, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Bus Driver, Butcher, Buyer, Taxi Driver/Chauffeur, Flight Attendant, Surveyor, Waiter/Waitress, Motor Vehicle Salesperson, Cardiac Physiologist, Physician, Surgeon, Caretaker, Midwife, Table Games Dealer, Urban/Regional Planner, Retail Sales Assistant, Chef, Chemical Production Operator, Science Technician, Managing Director/Chief Executive, Elected Government Representative, Emergency Management Officer, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Meteorologist, Medical Laboratory Scientist, Dental Technician, Cutter, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Communications Professional, Interpreter, Community Development Worker, Industrial Designer, Hotel Porter, Concrete Worker, Conservator, Quantity Surveyor, Crane Operator, Dairy Farmer, Legal Executive, Solicitor, Corrections Officer, Street/Park Cleaner, Judge, Customs Officer, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Medical Radiation Technologist, Diagnostic Radiologist, Foreign Policy Officer, Radio Presenter, Workplace Relations Adviser, Sports Coach/Official, Gynaecologist/Obstetrician, Electronics Trades Worker, Driller, Driving Instructor, Early Childhood Teacher, Geologist, Environmental Scientist, Economist, Electrician, Engineering Machinist, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Environmental Engineer, Welder, Fencer, Plastics Worker, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Financial Adviser, Firefighter, Ranger, Marine Engineer, Florist, Flying Instructor, Food and Beverage Factory Worker, Professional Sportsperson, Service Station Attendant, Forest Manager, Forestry Scientist, Forklift Operator, Hunter/Trapper, Gardener, Geophysicist, Agricultural/Horticultural Field Representative, Health and Safety Adviser, Health Services Manager, Helicopter Pilot, Immigration Officer, Industrial Spray Painter, Insurance Agent, Primary School Teacher, Joiner, Kaiwhakaako Māori, Librarian, Translator, Train Driver, Security Officer/Guard, Market Research Analyst, Massage Therapist, Ship's Master, Radiation Therapist, Nanny/Child Carer, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Nursery Grower/Worker, Osteopath, Parking Officer, Plastics Technician, Policy Analyst, Printer, Probation Officer, Purchasing/Supply Officer, Recruitment Consultant, Recycler/Dismantler, Roading Construction Worker, Roadmarker, Roofer, Saw Doctor, Secondary School Teacher, Teacher Aide, Speech-Language Therapist, Telemarketer, Television Presenter, Tow Truck Operator, Tyre Technician, Valuer, Intelligence Officer, Management Consultant, Network Administrator, Geospatial Specialist, Case Manager, Security Analyst, Penetration Tester, Data Analyst, Garment Technician, Fire Engineer, Ophthalmologist, Viticulturist, Animator/Digital Artist, Copywriter, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artist, Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Dancer, Beauty Therapist, Tattoo Artist, Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Musician, Event Manager, Jeweller, Make-up Artist, Curator, Demonstrator, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Visual Merchandiser, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Media Producer, Lighting Technician, Game Developer, Hairdresser/Barber, Model, Photographer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Signmaker,