CART503 – Painting Fundamentals

Module code
Module title
Painting Fundamentals
To enable students to use established painting practices in visual arts and to reflect on the context in which such practices arise.
  • BM1801
  • BM1802
  • BM1901
  • BM1902
  • BM7000
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
Self directed hours
Total learning hours
Resources required
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Blended – methods will involve inquiry-based studio practice, online activities, tutorials, workshops, group activities, guest speakers, critiques, as appropriate
Learning Outcomes
1. Develop a process for reflectively addressing visual situations
2. Develop procedure and skill in Painting
3. Identify and use established codes and conventions in Painting
• Exploring and testing media in Painting
• Looking at, describing, interpreting comparing works in Painting
• 2-dimensional composition
• Colour
• Developing pictorial ideas
• Creativity in Painting
Assessment Criteria
The portfolio is comprised of multiple components. Students must complete all assessments and gain an overall mark of at least 50% in order to pass this module.
Learning and Teaching Resource
• Domain specific studio, presentation, and critique spaces
• Subject specific teaching and content expertise