Digital Design and Photography 9481

12AYC

UE:

This subject is equivalent to a subject on the ‘approved list’ for University Entrance.

Recommended Background:

11ADP in Design and Photography or seek approval from the Head of Art.

Course Description:

This course offers students the opportunity to explore different forms of digital media and how these forms are used in visual communication. Students are able to move across or study within the areas of digital photography, design or moving image practices. Learning is project based with an emphasis on intention, visual literacy, communication and creativity. Student led individual projects will encourage learners to develop critical thinking and problem solving skills. Students will need to achieved Grade D or better in Art (Photography) AS and have sound academic essay writing skills. Topics Covered: Digital Photography and Moving Image processes and conventions Digital Design conventions Researching from Established Practice Visual Literacy Costs: Optional $100-00 Camera Hire Charge

Components:

Component 1 Portfolio External Compulsory Weighting: 50%
Component 2 Externally Set Assignment External Compulsory Weighting: 50%