ART HISTORY 21F - Full Year

ARH21F
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Soltero

In Level 2 Art History students learn to draw together information from a wide range of research and present their ideas, views and opinions as a coherent whole. These skills are transferable to a variety of real world applications and can help students gain literacy. 


This is an English rich subject exploring modern and contemporary art and culture, examining the major art periods and ideas from 1960's through to the present time. 

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In this course:

• Students produce 4 written submissions during the year in the form of transactional writing (i.e. these are not essays as such). Help is available for those who struggle with writing. 

• In class, students watch videos, discuss art and culture, read articles and research using both visual and written texts to support opinions.

• Main units: What is Art & What is its Value? - The Effect or Impact of Media and Processes on Art - Theory & Personal Responses to Artworks - Art in Context.

• UE Literacy credits are available in both Reading and Writing.

Future Possibilities - Art History Level 3, Philosophy


Pathway

ART HISTORY 31F – Full Year, ART HISTORY 31S – Semester

Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry but English language skills essential.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91182 v2 Art History 2.3 - Examine the influence of context(s) on art works
2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91183 v2 Art History 2.4 - Examine how media are used to create effects in art works
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91184 v2 Art History 2.5 - Communicate understanding of an art history topic
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91185 v2 Art History 2.6 - Communicate a considered personal response to art works
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

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