Year 10 at Emmaus
Art – Mixed Media and Print Making

This unit focuses on the areas of Observational Drawing, exploring and creating a functional art piece and Print Making using Dry-Point Etching methods.

Art History focuses on the study of the Impressionists, including the analysis of a number of their works of Art.

Areas of Study

Drawing Folio


Rendering Techniques
Use of variety of mediums
Observations and drawing skills
Line/tone colour
Composition to finished drawing
Folio Development

Functional Art
Design to fulfil purpose
Problem solving
Use of appropriate resources
Use of equipment
Folio Development
Printmaking Research for image
Knowledge of techniques
Proof printing; adjusting image quality
Final print
Folio Development
Art History Surrealism
Understanding aims and themes of styles
Ability to respond to an artwork using appropriate language – art
Elements and Principles


Curriculum Strands

  • Explore and express ideas
  • Visual Art practices
  • Present and perform
  • Respond and interpret


  • Drawing Folio
  • Functional Art Piece
  • Practical Examination
  • Semester Examination