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Stage 1 Visual Arts

Stage 1 – Visual Arts ( Year 11 ) 

SACE Credits

10 per semester

Does this subject include an exam?



Successful completion of one semester of Year 10 Visual Art. A strong interest in Art is essential.

Course Content

Students will undertake learning and assessment in the following areas:

  • Visual thinking – Developing an A3 Folio of drawing and ideas

  • Practical Resolution – A high quality finished Artwork

  • Visual Arts in Context – Theoretical Research and Art History

Learning Requirements

In this subject, students are expected to:

  • conceive, develop, and make work(s) of art or design that reflect the development of personal visual ideas

  • demonstrate visual thinking through the development and evaluation of ideas and explorations in technical skills with media, materials and technologies

  • apply technical skills in using media, materials, and technologies to solve problems and resolve work(s) of art or design

  • communicate knowledge and understanding of their own and other practitioners’ works of art or design

  • analyse, interpret, and respond to visual arts in cultural, social, and/or historical contexts


Stage 2 Visual Art. Further study options at tertiary level in Arts and/or other humanities, design courses.

Learn more about SACE STAGE ONE

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