Year 13 Design and Visual Communication (13DVC)
Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Thompson
Year 13 Design and Visual Communication builds on the work covered in Year 12. Project briefs are presented in the areas of Media Design, Engineering and Environmental and Architectural Design. In this course students are expected to take a greater responsibility for their learning and although direction and guidelines are given, to a greater extent students will be working on projects of their own choice. Students will be assessed as shown by the matrix below.
Level 2 DVC with an achievement of 14 or more credits or approval by the HOD.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$70 subject fees : compass, set squares pencil HB, 2H, and colour pencils, coloured paper, card, model making materials (this will include the use of drawing materials and specialist equipment).
Total Credits Available: 28 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 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.