L3 Digital Photographic Art

DPA31
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Armstrong

This course builds on the skills developed at Level 2. 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.

Scholarship available


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$232.20 Stationery Pack purchased from school includes, professional printing required for 3.4, SD card, USB and access to a digital camera


Recommended Prior Learning

Achievement or higher in 1 AS in one or more of VAE21, GDP21 or DPA21.


Standards Available

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. 91442 v2 Photography 3.1 - Analyse methods and ideas from established photography practice
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91447 v2 Photography 3.2 - Use drawing to demonstrate understanding of conventions appropriate to photography
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91452 v2 Photography 3.3 - Systematically clarify ideas using drawing informed by established photography practice
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91457 v2 Photography 3.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that integrates conventions and regenerates ideas within photography practice
3
E
14
*
A.S. 91460 v2 Visual Arts 3.5 - Produce a resolved work that demonstrates purposeful control of skills appropriate to a visual arts cultural context
3
I
4
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 30

* 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.

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.