LEVEL 2 DESIGN & VISUAL COMMUNICATION – L2DVC

Learning Area: Technology
Qualification: NCEA Level 2

This course is designed to build on the skills learnt in year 11 Design and Visual Communication. For students who are interested in product and industrial design, graphic design or architecture. Made up of both Unit and Achievement Standards, students will produce a portfolio of work based on one student driven project. Students will learn to research, produce freehand sketches, render design for print and use 3d modelling software and the Adobe suite.

Course Components:
  • Design Movements. Create a design using characteristics of a movement. Sketching, Adobe Illustrator, photoshop.
  • Irregular Design. Develop a design using upcycled materials. Sketching, 3D CAD- Solidworks.
  • Present your work using Digital tools Adobe CC.

External Credits:                                    4
Internal Credits:                                     23
Literacy:                                                   N/A
Entry Recommendations:                    Successful completion of level 1 DVC

NCEA LEVEL 1
NCEA LEVEL 2
NCEA LEVEL 3