Central Hawkes Bay College Central Hawkes Bay College

Art (Year 10)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs K. Keir.

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 9 Art

Year 10 Art:
This is a half year course which builds and extends on the skills learnt in Year 9 Art. The course encourages critical and creative thinking and is designed to expose students to a range techniques and media through which to express themselves creatively.  The skills learnt in this course will prepare students for NCEA Level 1 Art.

. Drawing is an essential part of this course and is used in all topics to help develop ideas. The following topics are taught:

  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Printmaking
  • Design and Digital Media
  • Sculpture
  • Artist and artwork analysis.

Learning Areas:

The Arts & Language

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Year 10 art pack: $30
All Visual Arts students are expected to have their own art pack. These art materials and equipment are essential for the students' art work throughout the course.
Please arrange payment with Mrs Hamilton in the ursar's office in the beginning of the course.

Year 10 art pack includes:
A3 art bag, A3 visual diary, 6B pencils, sharpener, fineline pen, blue pen, water colour pencil set


The Standards offered are correct at time of writing

Course content may change by the start of the year