ART 11F - Full Year

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Soltero

Year 11 Art is where you learn to develop your own ideas in Art. 

Refer to the links below to see examples of student work.

• Students use a variety of artists’ techniques with teacher guidance and support.

• Students follow an individual approach to the media and ideas they explore – based on their own theme developed with teacher guidance and support.

• The course is designed around Painting and Printmaking with options for the inclusion of Illustration, Design, Photography and Sculpture.

• There are two optional Art History standards that count towards Level 1 literacy and reinforce the learning you are doing in class about artists. 

• Most students will undertake a course of 16 credits. The additional/optional 8 Art History credits can offer students further opportunities to demonstrate other knowledge and/or gain Merit or Excellence grades as well as the opportunity to gain Literacy credits.

Future Possibilities
Entry into all Level 2 Art courses; Painting, Printmaking, Art Photography, Art Design, Art History, Art Sculpture. All Y12 Art courses can be taken as full year or as a semester courses.


ART DESIGN 21F – Full Year, ART DESIGN 21S - Semester, ART HISTORY 21F - Full Year, ART HISTORY 21S – Semester, ART PAINTING 21F – Full Year, ART PAINTING 21S - Semester, ART PHOTOGRAPHY 21F – Full Year, ART PHOTOGRAPHY 21S - Semester, ART PRINTMAKING 21F – Full Year, ART PRINTMAKING 21S - Semester, ART SCULPTURE 21F - Full Year, ART SCULPTURE 21S – Semester

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$60.00 includes:
• Art pack.
• Group resources.
• Photocopying and basic materials.
NB: Supplementary materials may be required during the year; the amount varies between students.

Recommended Prior Learning

Successful completion of a Year 10 Art semester course is recommended. Those who have not completed a Year 10 Art course should consult with Mr Soltero. 

Credit Information
Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90914 v3 Visual Arts 1.2 - Use drawing methods and skills for recording information using wet and dry media
A.S. 90916 v3 Visual Arts 1.4 - Produce a body of work informed by established practice, which develops ideas, using a range of media
A.S. 91016 v3 Art History 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the subject matter of art works
A.S. 91018 v3 Art History 1.4 - Demonstrate knowledge of media and methods used to produce art works
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Pathway Tags

Year 11 Art teaches students independent self-management skills as well as specific approaches to developing ideas and working with a large scale project while meeting deadlines. These skills are valuable in all Art courses at Years 12 and 13.

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