13 Design 1
Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Corkery
This course teaches students the fundamentals of visual design. This includes idea development, design processes and the exploration of common design conventions.
- It prepares students for further study and careers in design-related fields.
- The focus of the year’s work is contemporary visual design. Students will typically attempt design problems that involve corporate identity, typographic layout, graphic design, illustration or comic design.
- The final submission of work is presented on a three-panel portfolio or short 3 minute movie. Those submitting for Scholarship do an additional 8x A3 Pages workbook.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
13DS1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $100
At least 20 credits in Level 2 Design (12DS1)
OR HoD approval
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22
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.