L2 Digital Photographic Art

DPA21
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Armstrong

This course gives ākonga the knowledge of photography techniques, methods, and ideas for developing skills required in this field. Ākonga will learn the computer program Photoshop’, which is used at tertiary level and in the photographic industry. Ākonga will experiment using a variety of media. This course encourages ākonga to be independent through managing self, the exploration of conventions and research of photographers.



Pathway

L3 Digital Photographic Art

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$181.20 Stationery Pack purchased from school includes professional printing required for 2.4, SD card, USB and access to a digital camera


Recommended Prior Learning

Open (but best suited to students who have done VAE11)


Standards Available

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91307 v2 Visual Arts 2.1 - Demonstrate an understanding of methods and ideas from established practice appropriate to photography
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91312 v2 Visual Arts 2.2 - Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to photography
2
I
4
A.S. 91317 v2 Visual Arts 2.3 - Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established photography practice
2
I
4
A.S. 91322 v2 Visual Arts 2.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within photography
2
E
12
A.S. 91325 v2 Visual Arts 2.5 - Produce a resolved work that demonstrates control of skills appropriate to cultural conventions
2
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 28 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.