NCEA Level 3 History of Art
Level 3
Number of Credits: up to 24

Entry recommendations: NCEA Level 2 History of Art or in consultation with the Head of Faculty.

Course Outline: This course is concerned with the analysis and interpretation of works of art within their cultural and historical setting from the Late Renaissance to Mannerism.

Skills developed in the course:

  • Interpretation of style in art work
  • Examination of meaning in art
  • Analysis of artistic context in art

Course Costs: $60 for workbooks

Assessment: Components of this course will be selected from the following standards to suit individual learning needs.

AS 91482
Demonstrate understanding of style in art works
4 Credits
Literacy
Examination
Assessment Period - end of year examination
AS 91483
Examine how meanings are communicated through art works
4 Credits
Literacy
Examination
Assessment Period - end of year examination
AS 91488
Examine the relationships between a theory and art works
4 Credits
Literacy
To be confirmed
Assessment Period - Term 2, Week 9
AS 91485
Examine the impact of media and processes on art works
4 Credits
Literacy
Analytical report
Assessment Period - Term 1, Week 10
AS 91487
Examine the different values placed on art works
4 Credits
Literacy
To be confirmed
Assessment Period - Term 3, Week 9
Level 3 History of Art