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CART520 – Mahi Toi 520

Module code
Module title
Mahi Toi 520
To develop students’ skills, procedures and techniques, used to generate and develop ideas in contemporary art relating to painting, sculpture, illustration, photography and film. Students will develop skills to effectively participate in the completion of multidisciplinary team projects. This module is complementary to Mahi Toi 510 with each course containing discrete topics and projects.
  • BM1902
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Total learning hours
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1. Develop a process for reflectively addressing visual situations
2. Develop a range of creative responses to specific contexts
3. Develop skills and procedures in the making of visual artworks
4. Identify and use domain-specific codes and conventions
5. Source, analyse, select and integrate content in ways appropriate to the project
6. Participate in independent work as part of multidisciplinary team projects
7. Observe aspects of Maatauranga Maaori in Art
• Domain history
• Context, convention and precedent
• Domain-specific skills and procedures
• Communication skills
• Knowledge in working in groups
• Creative methods
• Maatauranga Maaori in relation to artistic domains
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, workshop and critique spaces
• Domain-specific software, equipment and tools, including industry-spec computers.
• Subject specific teaching and content expertise
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Blended – high Project, Inquiry and Studio based learning. Other methods will involve online activities, Portfolio, tutorials, lectures, workshops, group activities, guest speakers, field trips, critiques, collaborative projects, as appropriate.

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