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 10 Dec

10th December Last day of term 4.

Friday 10 Dec

10th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre. Middle School 9am. Junio... [Read more]

Thursday 2 Dec

2nd of December Teacher Only Day. No School. This is a day set by the Ministry of Education and will be coveri... [Read more]

Monday 29 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 22 Nov

22nd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre at 6pm.

Monday 25 Oct

Labour day holiday. No School.

Monday 18 Oct

18th October. Term 4 begins

Friday 1 Oct

1st October. Last day of term 3.

Friday 24 Sep

24th September the Westland High School Ball takes place. More information regarding venue and other details w... [Read more]

Monday 13 Sep

13th September to 20th September is Te wiki o te reo Maori / Maori language week. Visit https://www.tewikioter... [Read more]
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