ProgrammeFull time - 6 months
Annual Fees(indicative 2017)
|Certificate in Foundation Studies Level 2 (Creative) YG||Please Enquire|
Domestic Applications due
|Christchurch - Madras Street|
Vocational PathwaysCreative Industries
For more information visityouthguarantee.net.nz/vocational-pathways
Youth Guarantee programmes are a great way to learn practical skills and gain a qualification. You can apply for these options if you're 16 to 19 years of age and no longer at school, or if you're planning on leaving school.
Explore art and design and develop your creative ideas.
This course explores a broad range of art and design related endeavours like drawing, photography, printmaking and 3D studies. You'll undertake several projects that combine a range of skills and require problem-solving, teamwork and creative thinking.
To complete this Youth programme you are required to do the NZQF unit standards outlined in the table below. The credits above are Ara credits which you will receive upon completion of this programme. Please note the number of credits may be different.
If you're a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident and are between 16 to 19 years old, you can apply to study regardless of the qualifications you've achieved at school.
If English isn't your first language, you may be required to provide evidence of your English language skills. Refer to the Acceptable Alternatives Chart or contact us for an assessment.
To apply for this programme please complete:
- A Youth Guarantee application form
With further study, you can carve out a career in areas such as visual communication, animation, prop-making, commerical illustration, web design, professional photography and architecture.
After successful completion of this programme, you can move on to the Certificate in Design Level 4, then specialise in your chosen area with a programme like the Diploma in Photographic Imaging, the Bachelor of Design (in Visual Arts, Visual Communication, or Multimedia), or the Bachelor of Architectural Studies.
|Unit / Achievement Standard Number||Unit Standard Title||Version No||NZQF Credits||Level 1 Credits||Level 2 Credits||Level 3 Credits|
|91319||Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established sculpture practice||1||4||4|
|91315||Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established design practice||1||4||4|
|91314||Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to sculpture||1||4||4|
|17593||Apply safe work practices in the workplace||3||4||4|
|6697||Prepare for and create wearable art||4||6||6|
|91325||Produce a resolved work that demonstrates control of skills appropriate to cultural conventions||1||4||4|
|91313||Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to printmaking||1||4||4|
|91312||Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to photography||1||4||4|
|91311||Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to painting||1||4||4|
|91310||Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to design||1||4||4|
|91306||Demonstrate an understanding of methods and ideas from established practice appropriate to painting||1||4||4|
|91016||Demonstrate understanding of the subject matter of art works||1||4||4|
|91018||Demonstrate knowledge of media and methods used to produce art works||2||4||4|
|27615||Take and select photographs for a news story and a feature||1||3||3|
|5940||Produce a presentation using a desktop presentation computer application||8||3||3|