L2 Graphic Design & Promotion

GDP21
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Armstrong

Recommended Prior Learning

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


This course gives ākonga the knowledge of graphic design concepts and principles essential for developing skills required in this field. Ākonga will learn the program ‘Photoshop’, which is used at tertiary level and in the graphic design industry. This course encourages ākonga to be independent critical thinkers who will develop their own style through the exploration of conventions and the study of New Zealand and international graphic designers.




Learning Areas:

Arts



Pathway

L3 Graphic Design & Promotion

Career Pathways

Film and Video Editor, Graphic Designer, Graphic Pre-press Worker, User Experience Designer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$49.10 Stationery Pack purchased from school includes professional printing essential for 2.4 and a USB