Level
2
TCE credit points
15
Course code
ART215217
Course span
2017 — 2021
Course status
live
Reading and writing standard
No
Mathematics standard
No
Computers and internet standard
No

The Visual Arts play a significant role in recording, shaping and reflecting the culture and context of any given society at a given time

Study of the Visual Arts promotes innovation and creative and critical thinking skills, vital for young people in the 21st Century. Tasmanians value and support creative and cultural industries which contribute significantly to the economy and Tasmanian cultural identity. Art Practice Level 2 encourages learners to experience and produce work in a variety of artistic mediums. Learners create and experience artwork in three studios and develop understanding of the relationship between their work and artistic ideas, techniques and concepts. Innovation, collaborative practice and experimentation are recognised and encouraged. Through the study of Art Practice Level 2 learners develop aesthetic understanding that assists them to appreciate and make artworks. Art Practice Level 2 belongs to a suite of courses in art and provides opportunities for learners to obtain skills in developing and communicating art ideas in a variety of contexts. It promotes creative thinking and motivation.