08 Visual Art Rotation

Year 8:  1 Term / The Arts

Australian Curriculum Website:  https://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au/f-10-curriculum/the-arts/

Pre-Requisite:  Nil

SUBJECT OVERVIEW

Visual art students will be introduced to the elements of art through researching, experimenting and creative arts practice. The students will be able to apply these skills to various types of 2D and 3D art making, this includes digital art technologies. Students will develop an insight into other cultures and meanings within art and will learn to respond and evaluate artworks including their own and their peers.

 Topics may include

  • mark making and line
  • tone and render
  • colour and digital technologies
  • motifs and symbolism in indigenous art
  • clay construction
  • analysis
  • reflection and evaluation
  • language of visual arts
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ASSESSMENT

Students are assessed against the visual arts australian curriculum achievement standards:

  • folio of development
  • practical artwork/ products
  • visual study: analysis and reflection evaluation of others and own arts practice

Additional Information

Students will require:

  • A4 Visual art diary