Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

11 Painting 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ainsley Leonard.


Priority is given to students who completed and passed at least 1 semester of year 10 Art over those who have not.

OR HoD approval (based on the presentation of personal work)


In this exciting program, students will explore a range of media and techniques, including: dry media, ink, dyes, painting, and printmaking processes. They will gain essential artistic skills and knowledge of art practices as they develop their own unique and original art works. 

Students will gain the following Qualifications:
NCEA- A.S. 91915 v3 Visual Arts 1.4 - Create a sustained body of related artworks in response to an art making proposition- External
Mags Certificate- Explore Visual Arts processes and conventions to inform own art making by completing an experimental workbook
Mags Certificate- Produce resolved artwork appropriate to established art making conventions by completing a "Zine"
Mags Certificate- Create a large scale Art Work for an exhibition


Visual Art


12 Design 1, 12 Painting 1, 12 Photography 1

Career Pathways

Animator/Digital Artist, Diversional and Recreational Therapist, Artist, Auctioneer, Collision Repair Technician, Boat Builder, Tattoo Artist, Fashion Designer, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Painter and Decorator, Conservator, Jeweller, Make-up Artist, Curator, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Visual Merchandiser, Early Childhood Teacher, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Florist, Industrial Spray Painter, Nanny/Child Carer, Signmaker, Valuer, Garment Technician

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*11PN1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $100
Includes a take home paint set and wider variety of class resources.