Units 3 & 4 (GTVAR)
The focus for this unit is inspirations. You will become aware that artists gain inspiration and generate ideas from diverse sources, including what is experienced, learned about, believed in, valued, imagined or invented. The breadth of this focus allows choice of learning contexts that are related to students’ interests.
In this unit, you will develop your knowledge and understanding of visual language and apply this to both art making and art interpretation. Through exploration, investigation and experimentation, you develop skills in inquiry, recording observations and manipulating media to create artworks in selected art forms.
You will, through research and/or first-hand experience of artworks and art making, actively engage in perception, research, reflection and response and consider the ways in which artists, past and present, have been inspired to develop artworks. You are given opportunities to present or exhibit your work, to describe your source(s) of inspiration and to evaluate the process and success of your finished artworks.
The focus for this unit is investigations. You will explore and develop ideas through the investigation of different artists, art forms, processes and technologies. You will investigate spontaneous and analytical styles of drawing, experimenting with a range of media and techniques. You will further develop your knowledge and understanding of visual language and apply this to both art making and art interpretation.
You will explore the expressive potential of media techniques and processes, considering their inherent qualities in the development and presentation of your artworks. You will investigate ways to document your thinking and working practices, refining your reflection and decision-making skills.
In this unit, you will investigate a variety of artworks and media to further develop your understanding of the creative process and learn how to apply new analytical and production skills and techniques in the communication of your own ideas.
Unit Pair Cost: $140.00
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