Studio Art General (Year 10)

Studio Art General (Year 10)

Course Summary

Are you creative? Enjoy Art? Studying Year 10 Art – General you will explore a range of fine art materials to investigate the characteristics and aesthetics of the materials. You will also explore and document individual ideas in your folio throughout the semester. This will require you to investigate and respond to a range of artists and artworks to develop critical writing skills.

Learning Activities & Assessment

  • Document a range of explorations and annotate their process and findings in a folio of work throughout the semester
  • Research and analyse selected artworks, artists and cultures

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Approximate Costs

Semester 1

Subject Fee $50

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Arts Learning Area Leader

Tanya Gower

Visual Communication & Design (Year 10)

Visual Communication & Design (Year 10)

Course Summary

Are you interested in communicating ideas through visual language? Are you creative and like to design? By studying this introduction to Visual Communication & Design you will engage in a range of activities to develop technical drawing skills (manual and digital), learn how to apply the design process and develop a sense of design aesthetics. You will be equipped to study and analyse existing designers to understand how they attract and engage their audience.

Learning Activities & Assessment

  • Develop or improve skills in observational, rendering and visualisation drawings
  • Focus on Environmental (interior & architecture), Industrial (commercial products) and communication design (graphic)
  • Investigate the influence of design and media industries on society
  • Learn the basics of Australian Standards and conventions for technical drawings
  • Demonstrate and apply a range of manual and digital skills

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Approximate Costs

Semester 1

Subject Fee $30

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Arts Learning Area Leader

Tanya Gower

Music (Year 10)

Music (Year 10)

Course Summary

Do you enjoy performing music? Are you looking to further develop your musical skills? In Year 10 Music you will build upon your musical skills and develop practical experience in both group and individual performances. You will perform in a variety of styles, listen to a range of music, study music theory, research and compose original works.

Learning Activities & Assessment

  • Perform solo and/or group pieces at school concerts and events
  • Research different styles and genres of music
  • Develop music theory and aural skills
  • Create original compositions
  • Complete a written exam on listening skills and music theory

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Theatre Studies (Year 10)

Theatre Studies (Year 10)

Course Summary

Ever wondered how actors and crew put on a major theatre production? How can they make Peter Pan fly back to Neverland on stage? Do you love acting and theatre? Can you imagine yourself running lights, sound, making costumes, doing hair and make-up, what about props or designing and building a set? Theatre is the complete theatre package here at Wodonga Senior. Come join us and we will create some amazing, terrifying, interesting and wild stuff on stage.

Learning Activities & Assessment

  • Work collaboratively to design and create all aspects of a production
  • Explore production roles such as lighting, costume, set, sound, props, stage management, acting and direction
  • Create and perform an interpretation of a written script as a class
  • Participate in an audience of a live performance
  • Analyse the use of production roles and expressive skills in understanding the interpretation of a script of a performance

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Approximate Costs

Semester 1

Subject Fee $50

Excursions $70

Learning Area Contact

Arts Learning Area Leader

Tanya Gower