The Visual Art Department consist of four light and airy rooms, a computer pod, a large drawing studio, a dark room and a media screening room. Here students have access to a large range of 2D and 3D art materials, photographic and animation equipment and more.
Years 7 – 9
The junior years focuses on introducing students to a range of art disciplines such as photography, printmaking, drawing, media and painting. Students begin to discuss and compare art elements and principles from artist thoughout history. They begin to use their folios to document and annotate their ideas.
Years 10 – 12
Students can choose specialised art subjects which include Photography, 2D art, 3D art/Visual Communication and Design and Media.
In each subject students will develop skills in line with their area of interest. They also continue to use their folios to document and annotate their ideas. Students are encouraged to develop an appreciation of artist in the related fields. They will continue to build their analytical skills and subject base vocabulary.