Art & Design Scheme of work - African Cultures

Year 7 Art & Design Scheme of Work based on African cultures and masks.

The lesson objectives learnt in this are listed below:

 Develop the ability to select ideas from their imagination to produce designs for their masks.
 Develop their knowledge of, and ability to use several different drawing media.
 Develop their understanding of the different qualities that different media possess.
 Develop an understanding of the techniques of sgraffito and frottage.
 Develop their ability to produce tonal variation through use of layered mark making.
 Learn to present their ideas in 2 and 3-dimensional form.
 Develop the ability to manipulate 3D media and refine their use of pencil crayon.
 Develop the ability to make reasoned judgements about work before adapting and refining ideas to allow them to produce a more successful outcome.
 To use a view finder effectively to produce a good standard outcome.
 Associate colour with emotions.
 Demonstrate creative design skills and appropriate annotations.
 Investigate and research appropriately and effectively.
 Develop knowledge and understanding of cultural art.
 Develop an understanding of both the historical and present-day purposes of mask making in Africa.

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Created: Aug 4, 2019

Updated: Aug 12, 2019

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