Year 12 Design and Visual Communication

12DVC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: N. Payne

Design and Visual Communication (DVC) builds on Year 11 product and spatial design knowledge. You focus on two projects - one spatial and one product design. You research a design movement and your design work is influenced by it. The two projects use the design process and finish with a presentation of the work.


Pathway

Year 13 Design and Visual Communication

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1 x A4 Visual Diary, 1 x A3 flip folder, 1 x Fine liner (0.3 or 0.5), $5 Print Credit to start the year.


Recommended Prior Learning

14 Credits or better in NCEA Level One DVC or an interview with Teacher in Charge


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91337 v3 Design and Visual Communication 2.30 - Use visual communication techniques to generate design ideas
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 2
2
E
3
A.S. 91338 v3 Design and Visual Communication 2.31 - Produce working drawings to communicate technical details of a design
2
E
4
A.S. 91340 v4 Design and Visual Communication 2.33 - Use the characteristics of a design movement or era to inform own design ideas
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 10
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91341 v4 Design and Visual Communication 2.34 - Develop a spatial design through graphics practice
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10
2
I
6
Y
A.S. 91342 v4 Design and Visual Communication 2.35 - Develop a product design through graphics practice
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10
2
I
6
A.S. 91343 v4 Design and Visual Communication 2.36 - Use visual communication techniques to compose a presentation of a design
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10
2
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.

Pathway Tags

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