Hutt Valley High School Hutt Valley High School

Level 2 Art Photography

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Cartwright.

Recommended Prior Learning

Reasonable success in Level 1 Art or Level 1 Photography/ Design. Interested and able students who did not do Level 1 Art, may submit a portfolio and seek approval from the HOD.

This course will enable students to develop their skills in photographic image making. Students will research established practice (other artists' works) and use it to develop ideas and techniques in their own work. They will extend their understanding of tools and techniques through the use of digital slr cameras, and Photoshop.  The final body of work, external assessment, is presented on a two A1 folio panels. Check out our website for examples of artwork: 

Learning Areas:

The Arts


Level 3 Art Design, Level 3 Art History, Level 3 Art Painting, Level 3 Design and Visual Communication

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Approximately $55.00 for personal art stationery.
It is to students' advantage to have their own digital SLR camera.
We are grateful to families making voluntary payments to assist with course specific costs.