This course requires 2 options.

NCEA Level 1 Art Studio - Paint and Illustrate

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs C. Matuku

This is a hands-on course providing boys with an opportunity to develop their creativity and critical thinking. Boys generate and extend their ideas in a self-directed and collaborative environment. By the end of the year, the boys will have produced a 2-panel folio board where they show off their ideas, technical and media skills.


Career Pathways

Pathway Tags

Animator/Digital Artist, Advertising Specialist, Copywriter, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Dancer, Beauty Therapist, Tattoo Artist, Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Graphic Designer, Musician, Event Manager, Jeweller, Make-up Artist, Curator, Demonstrator, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Visual Merchandiser, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Media Producer, Lighting Technician, Game Developer, Hairdresser/Barber, Model, Photographer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Artist, Automotive Refinisher, Wall and Floor Tiler, Flooring Installer, Interior Designer, Painter and Decorator, Plasterer, Furniture Finisher, Industrial Spray Painter, Signmaker, Sales and Marketing Manager, Registered Nurse, Software Developer, Patternmaker, Architect, Architectural Technician, Archivist, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Author, Tailor/Dressmaker, Print Finisher, Surveyor, Textile Process Operator, Urban/Regional Planner, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Sewing Machinist, Communications Professional, Industrial Designer, Conservator, Quantity Surveyor, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Florist, Funeral Director/Embalmer, Upholsterer, Landscape Architect, Landscaper, Primary School Teacher, Librarian, Printer, Recreation Co-ordinator, Scaffolder, Secondary School Teacher, Television Presenter, User Experience Designer, Network Administrator, Marketing Specialist, Garment Technician, Facilities Manager,


Courses will only run at the discreation of New Plymouth Boys' High School Senior Leadership based on the number of students taking the course meeting a critical number and staffing.