Design and Visual Communication Level 3
Teacher in Charge: Mr Slaney
Design and Visual Communication (301)
Students will again modify their tiny home design from level 1 and 2 to incorporate a Eco/sustainable feature to the house. They will be influenced by a exploration topic which is done in the first term
Students will have the opportunity to use computer aided design software which is cloud based and can be accessed at home.
If a student has not taken DVC in level 1 or 2 then they will design a tiny home using the influence of there exploration topic.
This course is also university approved
Eco/sustainability research project
Tiny home modification
Presentation of work
External Portfolio assembly
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$10 Set square, paper and rendering equipment.
Recommended Prior Learning
At least 12 credits from Level 2 Graphics, or approval of the HOD.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines
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.
Architect, Photojournalist, Graphic designer, Creative Director, Print Production Artist, Art Director, Web Designer, Desktop Publisher, Web Programmer, Web Developer, Marketing Designer, Marketing Director, Illustrator, Communications Manager, Visual Artist, Film Producer, Video Maker,
Courses outlined will only be available if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.