Level 3 Design and Visual Communication

13DVC
Course Description

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.


Equipment/Stationery

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.


Recommended Prior Learning

Previous Level 2 DVC study is essential preparation for this course.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91613 v3 Generic Technology 3.6 - Demonstrate understanding of material development
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91627 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.30 - Initiate design ideas through exploration
3
E
4
*
A.S. 91629 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.32 - Resolve a spatial design through graphics practice
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91631 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.34 - Produce working drawings to communicate production details for a complex design
3
E
6
*
Total 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.

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.

Pathway Tags

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


Disclaimer

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