Level 3 Art History
Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Cartwright
We live in a visual world, and the ability to make sense of what we see and experience is a highly valued skill in contemporary culture. Students of Art History explore the creation and contexts of art and artworks from history and the present day.
A programme of study will be selected from the following standards -
Style in art works
Meaning in art
Media and processes in art works
Research an art history topic
Values placed on art works
A theory in art
Recommended Prior Learning
Suitable for students with an interest in Art, English, Media Studies or History and who have achieved reasonable success in Level 2 in any such combination of these subjects, or at the discretion of the HOD.
Total Credits Available: 28 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 28
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.