Level 2 Visual Arts - Design

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  * Can be used for minor option in Painting and Photography disciplines

What should I have already achieved?
Achieved or better in the external folio AS90916 in Level 1 Visual Art or AS91072 & AS91073 in Level1 Digital Technology or with TIC approval.

What will I learn?
Studying Design enables students to develop knowledge and understanding of design processes, and to learn to solve design problems in a variety of areas of design of their choice. Some of these areas may include digital drawing, image manipulation, packaging, magazine layout, typography, illustration, anime, web design, etc. Students are able to explore and develop a wide range of creative solutions using a variety of skills, media and processes in 2D and 3D informed by established artist models. As part of their learning process, students will learn and become confident with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Flash and other appropriate software in order to present their ideas.

How will this course be assessed?
A maximum of 24 credits are offered in this course. AS2.2 and AS2.3  internal standards will be assessed in a workbook format. Internals standards are optional. AS2.4 external standard is a 2 panel folio board or digital folio that is compulsory for all students. 

Will there be any FAO? (Further Assessment Opportunities)

No FAOs are offered.

Are there any Pre-requisites for Level 3?

Achieved or better in one of the Level 2 Visual Arts external folios AS91320 Design, AS91321 Painting, AS91322 Photography, or with TIC approval.

What are the course costs? $45.00 (Course materials and 'Design Pack') NOTE: Printing external folio costs of up to $30 will be invoiced later in the year, depending on whether the student is submitting a digital or hard copy folio)