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Creative and Practical Arts

Visual Arts (Mandatory Stage 4)

The Stage 4 course allows students to make and study images and objects which have a range of meanings and purposes.  They learn how artists, including painters, sculptors, architects, designers, photographers and ceramists make artworks.  Students also learn to investigate and respond to a wide range of artists and artworks in art making, and in critical and historical studies.


Areas include:

  • elements and principles of Art & design
  • themes in Art & design
  • developing skills using a range of art forms, media and techniques including drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, mixed media and digital

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