Visual Arts Years 7 and 8

  • Experiment with visual arts conventions and techniques, including exploration of techniques used by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, to represent a theme, concept or idea in their artwork (ACAVAM118)
  • Develop ways to enhance their intentions as artists through exploration of how artists use materials, techniques, technologies and processes (ACAVAM119)
  • Practise techniques and processes to enhance representation of ideas in their art-making (ACAVAM121)
  • Present artwork demonstrating consideration of how the artwork is displayed to enhance the artist’s intention to an audience (ACAVAM122)
  • Analyse how artists use visual conventions in artworks (ACAVAR123)
  • Identify and connect specific features and purposes of visual artworks from contemporary and past times to explore viewpoints and enrich their art-making, starting with Australian artworks including those of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ACAVAR124).

Visual Arts Years 9 and 10

  • Conceptualise and develop representations of themes, concepts or subject matter to experiment with their developing personal style, reflecting on the styles of artists, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists (ACAVAM125)
  • Plan and design artworks that represent artistic intention (ACAVAM128)
  • Present ideas for displaying artworks and evaluate displays of artworks (ACAVAM129)
  • Evaluate how representations communicate artistic intentions in artworks they make and view to inform their future art making (ACAVAR130)
  • Analyse a range of visual artworks from contemporary and past times to explore differing viewpoints and enrich their visual art-making, starting with Australian artworks, including those of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, and consider international artworks (ACAVAR131).

Health and Physical Education Years 7 and 8

  • Investigate the benefits to individuals and communities of valuing diversity and promoting inclusivity (ACPPS079).

Civics & Citizenship Year 7

  • How values, including freedom, respect, inclusion, civility, responsibility, compassion, equality and a ‘fair go’, can promote cohesion within Australian society (ACHCK052).

English Year 10

  • Evaluate the social, moral and ethical positions represented in texts (ACELT1812).

Mathematics Year 9

  • Identify everyday questions and issues involving at least one numerical and at least one categorical variable, and collect data directly and from secondary sources (ACMSP228).

Mathematics Year 10

  • Evaluate statistical reports in the media and other places by linking claims to displays, statistics and representative data (ACMSP253).

Year 11 & 12 Visual Arts

Know My Name supports learning in senior secondary visual arts across State and Territory curricula as it relates to theoretical and conceptual frameworks.

The Know My Name initiative illustrates the need for a critical discourse about the representation of women in the arts by considering historical, social, cultural, and contemporary contexts.

In this learning resource, activities encourage students to analyse works of art for their formal qualities as well as within broader contexts, often relating artists’ practices through comparison.

This resource supports the application of the interpretive and analytical frames, frameworks and contexts within the following curricula: