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ART AND DESIGN

Art and Design provides students with the opportunity to express their creativity and experience a range of media. Students will study a variety of relevant artists in order to inform and enrich their own artwork. They will develop their skills across a selection of techniques and materials. During this time students will be cultivating their own unique and individual artwork.

KEY STAGE 3

All students will follow a programme of study that aims to promote creativity and personal expression. Students will be encouraged to focus on improving technical ability in order for them to successfully articulate their ideas.

KEY STAGE 4

Eduqas  GCSE Art and Design  Fine Art

Unit 1 Sept yr 10  Dec yr 11

Portfolio of work, project based set and marked by the centre and moderated by Eduqas

60% of final mark

Unit 2  Jan yr 11 April yr 11

Externally set task, marked by the centre set and moderated by Eduqas

40% of the final mark

Course Content

Students will produce a body of work that demonstrates an enquiring and imaginative approach to the creative process. Students will explore links to relevant artists and will investigate the possibilities of a diverse selection of media, in order to successful realise their intentions.

Useful Subject & Revision websites

https://www.birminghammuseums.org.uk/bmag
https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIod7Ji6C-7gIVB7LtCh2RLAU_EAAYASAAEgKNw_D_BwE
https://www.vam.ac.uk/
https://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-britain?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIgezaxaC-7gIVFOvtCh2PlAgsEAAYASAAEgJxafD_BwE
http://barber.org.uk/

KEY STAGE 5

Eduqas GCE (A level )  Art and Design, Fine Art

Component 1   60%

Students produce a portfolio of work exploring ideas and producing Artwork based on a self-identified and given themes. This takes place over two projects and is supported by a written piece exploring relevant artworks, methods, techniques and ideologies.

Component 2  40%

Students produce a portfolio of work exploring ideas and producing Artwork based on a given theme culminating in a 15 hr controlled session.

Course Content

Students will produce a body of work that demonstrates an enquiring and imaginative approach to the creative process. Students will explore links to relevant artists and will investigate the possibilities of a diverse selection of media, in order to successful realise their intentions.

Useful Subject & Revision websites

https://www.birminghammuseums.org.uk/bmag
https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIod7Ji6C-7gIVB7LtCh2RLAU_EAAYASAAEgKNw_D_BwE
https://www.vam.ac.uk/
https://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-britain?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIgezaxaC-7gIVFOvtCh2PlAgsEAAYASAAEgJxafD_BwE
http://barber.org.uk/