Curriculum Documents‎ > ‎Arts‎ > ‎Visual Art‎ > ‎

Year 8 Art


COURSE TITLE:

Year 8 Art

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Year 8 Art is primarily a practical subject. Students are assessed against the four Visual Arts Curriculum Strands: Practical Knowledge, Developing Ideas, Communicating and Interpreting and the visual arts in Context.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

You will study and observe a range of subject matter from which you will make a range of artworks using a variety of media. The course focuses on using artist models as a way to help you develop your ideas and skills.

You will learn how art works are made and the processes involved in their making. In your course you will undertake a wide range of projects where you will develop skills in drawing, painting and printmaking.

WHERE DOES THIS COURSE LEAD?

Year 9 Art.