Somerville Secondary College

Visual Art

Featured Learning AreaThe Arts
Additional Learning AreasVisual Art
Learning Capabilities DevelopedPersonal/Social, Intercultural, Critical/Creative Thinking


Students learn to develop their own creative ideas, extend their ability in using a range of artistic materials and techniques and learn to resolve their work prior to starting a final piece. They learn about the art elements and principles, and how they can be used for visual impact. Students learn about artists and use art movements as inspiration for their own work. This is a practical art subject which covers a range of art techniques and processes and allows for personal artistic development