Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss R. Stewart

Students will work collaboratively and individually to develop a range of technical and conceptual solutions to their own themes within Sculpture. Students will investigate and use a variety of artists’ ideas to develop a body of sculptural work. Refer to links below to see examples of student work. Students will examine and use a variety of artists’ ideas to develop a body of sculptural work. 

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

Future Possibilities

Entry to tertiary Art, Design or Photography courses is often through folio submission representing a range of art study in the Year 13 courses, therefore students considering studying Art and/or Design at University should enrol in two of the following Level 3 courses: Art Design, Art Photography, Art Painting, Art Printmaking or Art Sculpture. These can be taken as either full year or as a semester course. 

See Mr Soltero for more information.

If a student achieves 14 Level 3 credits in this course it will be counted as an approved subject for University Entrance.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$80.00 includes:
Art pack
Group resources.
Photocopying and basic materials.
NB:  Supplementary materials may be required during the year;  amount varies between students.
Courier costs of $10.00 and folio printing contribution is notified at the end of Term 2.

Recommended Prior Learning

Maturity, enthusiasm and ability to work independently are required. Successful completion of Sculpture 21F or 21S is recommended. Students who have not successfully completed Sculpture 21F or 21S may not be able to undertake the full course and must consult with Miss Stewart.

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91449 v2 Sculpture 3.2 - Use drawing to demonstrate understanding of conventions appropriate to sculpture
A.S. 91459 v2 Sculpture 3.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that integrates conventions and regenerates ideas within sculpture practice
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18

* 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: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

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