The Arts encompasses 5 main disciplinary areas of Visual Art, Design, Drama, Media and Music and has one of the largest subject offerings at Norwood Morialta High School. Outlined below is the pathway for each of the disciplinary and overview of the content that is covered.
VISUAL ARTS: ART & DESIGN
Visual Art includes various mediums/technology in 2D, 3D, 4D areas including painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture and digital arts. You will have access to industry standard software including Adobe suite and contemporary technology including tablets.
Design subjects enable students to experience a range of design areas including Graphic Design, Architecture and Industrial Design.
Film subjects at Norwood Morialta High School focus on utilising specialist audio/video recording equipment and facilities, including iMac studios. Students explore film theory, knowledge and skills to aid them in the development of their very own short films.
Students develop skills and knowledge through learning about a range of genres, theories, practices, cultures and historical styles. Our Drama students develop an appreciation for live theatre through regularly attending productions. They also perform in public Drama productions from Year 10 – 12. These are staged on the Senior Campus in the outstanding Peter Lang Performing Arts Centre.
Music is offered from years 8 to 12. Students in years 8, 9, and 10 can choose to study the subject for a semester, to gain experience in Music, or extend their skills in a full-year course. Students may choose from a variety of instruments including woodwind, electric bass, and piano.
LEARNING AREA MAP
For more information about any subject listed in this learning area, please contact the coordinator (Mr James Almond) with your query via the Norwood Morialta High School Website. If you are a student of the school, please use the Daymap messaging system to make contact.