Assessment Type 3: Visual Art in Context
Assessment Design Criteria
Students produce one Visual Study. Students base their exploration on and conduct a series of experiments with the techniques of an artist, style or art movement.
The Visual Study must include the following items:
1. Written component (750words)
2. A folder of 10 x A3 pages containing practical support material.
3. A product that reflects a technical understanding of the techniques employed by the artist being studied
PA1 Conceptualisation and development of imaginative or personally relevant visual ideas.
PA3 Documentation of creative visual thinking and/or problem-solving processes.
Knowledge and Understanding:
KU1 In-depth knowledge of selected core visual arts concepts, forms, styles, and conventions.
KU2 In-depth knowledge and understanding of visual arts in different cultural, social, and/or historical contexts.
KU4 Research and acknowledge sources to explore and develop insights into aspects of the visual arts.
Analysis and Synthesis:
AR1 Analysis and interpretation of works of art or design from different contexts.
AR2 Use of visual arts language to interpret and respond to works and their contexts.
AR3 Evaluation of own practical work