13 Visual Communication 1

13VC1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Murphy

Students will:
• Work on a range of assignments based on the DVC syllabus. The quality of assignments and course work. Is expected to be at a level superior to Level 2. More complex design briefs development, computer aided design skills and understanding and visual communication skills will be required as well as a wider range of modes and media application
• Study architectural/landscape, media/technical illustration and the production of engineering/technological drawing in their assignments
• Be required to present a research assignments based on design and the implications of design on society
• Be required to supply their own A3 folder and instrumental drawing and rendering equipment


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

13VC1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $70


Prerequisites

At least 16 credits in Level 2 Visual Communication (12VC1)

OR HoD approval


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91630 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.33 - Resolve a product design through graphics practice
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91629 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.32 - Resolve a spatial design through graphics practice
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91628 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.31 - Develop a visual presentation that exhibits a design outcome to an audience
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91627 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.30 - Initiate design ideas through exploration
3
E
4
*
Total 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.

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.