10 DVC - Line 2

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Cooper

A one semester course that prepares students for NCEA Design and Visual Communication at L1. The students will develop skills in computer programmes in Architecture, product prototyping, and presentation of their work. They will also develop skills in producing technical drawings, graphic communication and designing.  The course focuses on 2D and 3D drawing skills, spatial design, sketching, formal hand drawing and using the design process to solve design problems. 

Students will learn investigative problem solving skills to effectively communicate ideas using thinking and presentation skills to showcase their design ideas in a design portfolio.



Selection of a course does not guarantee entry into the course. Courses may not run due to low numbers and timetable clashes may occur. In both of these situations, the student will be consulted about alternative courses during the Course Confirmation process.