DVC2 - Design & Visual Communication

Entry Requirements:
12 Credits in DVC1 and HOF approval.
Level:
NCEA 2
Type:
Optional
Duration:
Full Year
Invitation Only:
No
Assessment:
Achievement Standard
Credits:
up to 29
Endorsement:
Yes
Leads To:
Design & Visual Communication (NCEA 3)

The course aims to develop student's Design and Visual Communication skills. The course is structured around two Design Briefs: Spatial Design and Product Design. Students will develop their own graphics practice through sketching, instrumental drawing, modelling, use of CAD and 3D printing.

Available Standards:

Some or all of the following will be offered
Title Description Level Credits Assessment U.E. Reading U.E. Writing
91337 Use visual communication techniques to generate design ideas 2 3 External No No
91338 Use working drawings to communicate technical details of a design 2 4 External No No
91339 Produce instrumental perspective projection drawings to communicate design ideas. 2 3 External No No
91340 Use the characteristics of a design or era to inform own design ideas 2 3 Internal No No
91341 Develop a spatial design through graphics practice 2 6 Internal No No
91342 Develop a product design through graphics practice 2 6 Internal No No
91343 EXTENSION: Use visual communication techniques to present own design 2 4 Internal No No
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