Art History NCEA 3
Course DetailsOptional 24 Credits
Purpose:Students will investigate the making of Art works; recognise the relationship between art, artist and context, research and respond to art works; explore the social contexts of art works and how people respond to them ; to identify and analyse art work in the context of art movements. Students will examine in detail two areas of study; the Early Renaissance where candidates will discuss formal elements and characteristics of the following styles: Italo-Byzantine, International Gothic, Sienese, Florentine, Classicism, Naturalism and Renaissance, and Modernism to Post Modernism where candidates will discuss formal elements and characteristics of the following styles; Realism, Abstraction, Abstract Expressionism, Minimalism, Neo Dada, and Pop Art. Students will have the opportunity to present their work in the following manner, - oral presentations - written paragraphs - written or recorded interview - annotated charts, drawings or posters digital presentations.
Entry Requirements:12 credits in ENG2 and HOF/TIC approval.
Leads To:U.E. Approved
Some or all of the following will be offered:
|91482||Demonstrate understanding of style in Art works||3||4||External|
|91483||Examine how meanings are communicated through Art works||3||4||External|
|91484||Examine the relationship(s) between art and context||3||4||External|
|91485||Examine the impact of media and processes on Art works||3||4||Internal|
|91487||Examine the different values placed on Art works||3||4||Internal|
|91488||Examine the relationship(s) between a theory and art works||3||4||Internal|
|91489||Analyse texts about Art||3||4||Internal|
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