Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

13 Painting 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ainsley Leonard.


At least 16 credits in Level 2 Painting (12PN1)

OR HoD approval (with portfolio) submitted before week 10 of Term 3


Students will:
•Be examined on their practical knowledge of at least one established form of painting
•Submit a variety of work consisting of research, drawing notes, developed sequences of drawings, small works and finished paintings informed by established painting practice
•Develop pictorial ideas using both traditional and contemporary artists as models for their own themes throughout the year
•An important focus of the course is the completion of the 3 panel folio which is marked externally.
•Scholarship in Painting can be done in this subject alongside the normal course but requires a consistent level of commitment.


Visual Art

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

*13PN1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $120
Includes a take home paint set