What should I have already achieved?
Minimum 12 credits in Level 1 DET or TIC approval.
What will I learn?
You will learn a range of skills to encourage innovative thinking and to enable you to express your creative ideas. The course will be developed using a series of briefs that will push you to expand your understanding of design through experimentation and reflection.
How will this course be assessed?
It is recommended that you will submit work totalling 14-18 credits. Work will be developed using a portfolio throughout the year. Additionally, the external standard is developed during the year and will be submitted to NZQA in Term 4.
Will there be any FAO? (Further Assessment Opportunities)
Due to the nature of the course FAOs will not be available. Students will be offered formative assessment to help them reach the standard required for Level 2.
What are the course costs?
$60 to cover materials and consumables.
Additional $10 for Adobe software licence recommended.