Level 3 Design and Visual Communication
Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Hartlebury
Design projects are undertaken. The course offers product design and architectural design. Students are expected to work independently within a self-directed programme supported by the teaching staff. Students produce a design project portfolio of evidence.
Recommended Prior Learning
Previous Level 2 DVC study is essential preparation for this course.
An A3 clear presentation folder, hb, 2b and 4h pencils and a set of coloured pencils are essential for this course. Access to a home computer with a good quality graphics card is advantageous to this course. There may be additional costs for materials depending on the students choice of project.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20
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.
Surveyor, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Conservator, Quantity Surveyor, Systems Administrator, Information Technology Architect, Project Manager, Roofer, Network Administrator, Geospatial Specialist, Security Analyst, Penetration Tester, Security Consultant, Fire Engineer, Animator/Digital Artist, Business Analyst, Software Developer, Patternmaker, Architect, Architectural Technician, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artist, Sound Technician, Baker, Tailor/Dressmaker, Boat Builder, Naval Architect, Urban/Regional Planner, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Sewing Machinist, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Industrial Designer, Jeweller, Technical Writer, Make-up Artist, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Visual Merchandiser, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Florist, Game Developer, Photographer, Printer, User Experience Designer,
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