DVC3

Design & Visual Communication NCEA 3

Course Details

Level 3 Optional 16 Credits

Purpose:

The course aims to develop students' Design and Visual Communication ability by solving problems through Design, Modelling and advanced Graphic Communication skills. The course is structured around Design Briefs focusing on Spatial and Product Design. Students will have this opportunity to use CAD and 3D printing.

Entry Requirements:

12 credits in DVC2 and HOF approval.

Course Contribution:

$25

Leads To:

U.E. Approved

Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
91627 Initiate design ideas through exploration 3 4 External
91629 Resolve a spatial design through graphics practice 3 6 Internal
91630 Resolve a product design through graphics practice 3 6 Internal
91631 EXTENSION: Produce working drawings to communicate production details for a complex design 3 6 External

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