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Foundation in Visual Arts II (14+ years) - MQF Level 3 - Visual and Performing Arts

32 weeks commencing from October 2018
Entry Requirements
A date will be set in September for the reviewing of the applicant's drawings and paintings.
Learning Outcomes

This module at level 3 develops on three main areas of study. These are drawing, painting and printmaking. Supported by the use of the sketchbook/visual journal, the well-defined tasks of this module provides learners with stimulating challenges in both practical and theoretical experiences. The module itself unfolds on the importance of mark making, medium and space in a drawing context, where new acquired and further developed skills will aid the learners to extend their continuous learning also through painting and printmaking. Supported by self-evaluation processes and through thematic approaches, the module takes the learners on a journey of discovery where objects, spaces and places, both outdoor and indoor can be transformed from the ordinary into the extraordinary through different expressive media.

1. Appreciate artistic works of selected authors.
2. Complete a visual journal to show process of ideas being developed.
3. Apply knowledge and skills to complete drawing and painting works.
4. Produce a series of prints using different printmaking techniques.
Methods of Teaching
General Objectives


Class-based tasks and discussions, visual journals, rubric, self-assessment tasks, portfolios, projects and in conclusion an end of year exhibition.
Award in Foundation in Visual Arts II
Access to next level of education/training
Foundation in Visual Arts III
Start/End Date
Days and Time
MSA008Malta School of ArtN/A01/10/2018 - 14/06/2019Tuesday 17:00-19:30, Friday 17:00-19:30
GSA008Visual & Performing Arts School GozoN/A02/10/2018 - 30/05/2019Tuesday 16:00-18:30, Thursday 16:00-18:30

By end of December 2018 student must be 14 years or older.


As acceptance in the course is on a first come first served basis your application may fall under the waiting list should the number of applied students reach the maximum allowed in a class.