Art (Painting) NCEA Level 2



This subject leads to an approved UE course of study.


Art Painting NCEA Level 2, requires skills and knowledge from studying Year 11 Art. Students who have fewer than 12 Credits in Art (Visual) NCEA Level 1 should consult with the Faculty Head about their likelihood of successful progress.

Course Description:

This course seeks to encourage personal performance in Practical Arts. This course allows students the opportunity to explore a wide range of painting and drawing processes and techniques. They will have the opportunity to research and develop ideas in paint which will be extended into two board folio submissions for external assessment. The course is excellent preparation for future study in a wide range of tertiary courses including art, design, architecture, animation, spatial and interior design.

Achievement Standards:

291321Visual Arts 2.4 - Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within painting12ExternalCompulsory
291306Visual Arts 2.1 - Demonstrate an understanding of methods and ideas from established practice appropriate to painting.4InternalOptional
291311Visual Arts 2.2 - Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to painting4InternalCompulsory
291316Visual Arts 2.3 - Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established painting practice4InternalCompulsory

Assessment Summary: