Papakura High School Papakura High School

Level 1 Graphics Semester 1

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Semester 1 Design Visual Communication (DVC)

Level 1 DVC aims to introduce students to the foundations of product design, engineering and architecture. Level 1 DVC aims to get students to start looking at different ways of solving problems through creating three-dimensional products. It is designed to give students the technical knowledge they will need for levels 2 and 3 DVC. 

In Year 11 students develop their skills in the following areas:

  • Design Process
  • Freehand sketching
  • Various other drawing techniques

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