12 Art History 1

12AH1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Adams

Students will:

Study the period of 1780 – 1900; known as ‘Towards Modernism.’ During the course of the year they will study artists artworks and art movements within their historical contexts of revolution, rebellion and dramatic industrial change.

  • The opportunity to study NZ Artworks held in local collections  

The course complements such subjects as English, History, Classical Studies and Art 

Students considering Scholarship Art in Year 13 are recommended to take this course. 

  • Art History is an excellent course to take as preparation for legal studies because of the emphasis on constructing evidence based, written arguments. It also supports skills in critical thinking, analysis and visual literacy in an increasingly visual world.


Pathway

13 Art History 1, 13 Classical Studies 1, 13 History 1

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

12AH1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $40


Prerequisites

At least 4 externally assessed Achievement Standard credits and at least 8 more Achievement Standard credits in Level 1 English (11EN1) or History (11HI1) totalling 12 credits

OR HoD approval


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91185 v2 Art History 2.6 - Communicate a considered personal response to art works
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91184 v2 Art History 2.5 - Communicate understanding of an art history topic
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91183 v2 Art History 2.4 - Examine how media are used to create effects in art works
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91182 v2 Art History 2.3 - Examine the influence of context(s) on art works
2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91180 v2 Art History 2.1 - Examine the effects of formal elements of art works
2
E
4
Y
4w
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.