Level 3 Photography

Pre-requisites:

Successful completion of Level 2 photography, including the 12 credit folio. See Mr Shawcross or Ms Mallinson for more information.

Course description:

Students are guided to develop individualised proposals for their course of study, which includes their choice of subject matter, ideas, theoretical and philosophical influences, and inspiration from contemporary photographic and artistic practice. Students can learn to recognise their own unique creative language, and contextualise their expressive approach within the wider world of photographic and artistic practice.

Credits available:

AS91442 Analyse methods and ideas from established photography practice 4

AS91447 Use drawing to demonstrate understanding of conventions appropriate to photography 4

AS91452 Systematically clarify ideas using drawing informed by established photography practice 4

AS91457 Produce a systematic body of work that integrates conventions and regenerates ideas within photography practice 14

Leads to:

Tertiary study and careers in fine arts, visual arts, maori visual arts, art history, art theory, cultural studies, painting, printmaking, sculpture, conceptual art, installation, ceramics, jewellery, textiles, fashion, photography (darkroom and digital), multimedia, new media, design (website design, animation, gaming, corporate identity and marketing, book covers, magazines, advertising creative, interior design etc), art psychotherapy, arts access, curator (museums, galleries, dealer galleries), education/teaching/lecturer.

Cost: To be confirmed. Students need to have their own digital camera.

Contact: Ms Mallinson or Mr Shawcross

Upcoming events

Friday 11 Dec

11th December Last day of term 4, 2020.

Friday 11 Dec

11th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre.

Monday 30 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 23 Nov

23rd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre.

Friday 13 Nov

13th November Senior students go on study leave for their NCEA exams.

Monday 26 Oct

Labour day holiday. No School.

Monday 12 Oct

12th October to 17th October Westland High School will be staging Big Fish a School production at the Regent t... [Read more]

Monday 12 Oct

Term 4 begins

Friday 25 Sep

Last day of term 3.

Friday 25 Sep

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