Teacher in Charge: Mrs D. Cave-HigginsRecommended Prior Learning
This course is open entry. However, some level of experience or understanding about Art or Digital Technology would be an advantage.
Level 2 DESIGN - Semester A (Code: DES2A) - This is a course designed for students interested in developing Design skills in a visual format. Students will work to develop the ability to process ideas as a designer. Design thinking provides a structured process that helps innovators break free of counterproductive tendencies that thwart innovation.
Level 2 design folio (12 credits)
Level 2 Design - Semester A (DES2A) – 12 credits are available from 3 internal standards
2.1 - 4 credits,
2.2 - 4 credits,
2.3 - 4 credits
This is available as a 'taster course' in the Visual Arts or as a gateway to folio and Level 3 Visual Arts courses.
Students who wish to complete the 12-credit folio (2.4) MUST also select Semester B. (DES2B)
This enables the possibility of course endorsement.
Design and Photography courses are complementary. At levels 2 & 3 you may take more than one or two visual arts courses.Career Pathways
Animator/Digital Artist, Advertising Specialist, Copywriter, Software Developer, Patternmaker, Architect, Architectural Technician, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artist, Film and Video Editor, Baker, Tailor/Dressmaker, Boat Builder, Tattoo Artist, Print Finisher, Cabinet Maker, Carpenter, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Sewing Machinist, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Painter and Decorator, Communications Professional, Telecommunications Engineer, Industrial Designer, Jeweller, Technical Writer, Editor, Make-up Artist, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Dietitian, Visual Merchandiser, Information Technology Architect, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Florist, Lighting Technician, Game Developer, Landscape Architect, Landscaper, Hairdresser/Barber, Printer, Signmaker, User Experience Designer, Network Administrator, Garment TechnicianContributions and Equipment/Stationery
Contribution to take home components is expected. This will include specialist papers and folio cardboards.