Year 10 - Design

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COURSE DESCRIPTION

The course will entail 5 periods per week, for 1 Semester, and will focus on developing students’ design skills. Their imagination, individuality and originality are encouraged. If students enjoy sketching and drawing, as well as thinking and talking about the design world – then this subject is for them! Students will participate in a range of projects in different fields, to develop their visual and creative thinking skills, by following the design process, and reviewing others’ designs.

 

MAIN ASSESSMENT TASKS

Projects can include: A T – Shirt Graphic Design; An Interior Design / Layout and A Fashion Garment / Industrial Design. Using a wide range of media, students will explore and present their ideas. They will develop skills in observational drawing and freehand drawing, instrumental drawing systems, as well as design using various computer programmes.

 

RESOURCES AND EQUIPMENT

No textbook needed.

Laptops are needed at Year 10 level in Design

An A3 Sized Folio

A Fineliner Felt Tip Pen

A Pilot Felt Tip Pen

General Stationery

 

Please note:

There is no cost for this subject.

The only pre-requisites for this class are: Have an open mind; and be prepared to have a go!

 

“It’s kind of fun to do the impossible.” – WALT DISNEY

“The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.”- COCO CHANEL

“True creativity often starts where language ends.”- ARTHUR KOESTLER

 

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