The course provides opportunities to develop a broad foundation of critical, practical and theoretical skills that offers students a holistic understanding of a range of practices and contexts in the visual arts, crafts and design fields.
Fine Art covers a broad and developing area of study that includes painting, drawing, ceramics, sculpture, installation, performance and conceptual art and aspects of print-making, photography and film. It utilizes traditional, new and emerging media and processes and involves expressive use of a particularly wide range of materials, techniques and skills.
Component 1: Personal Investigation, 60% of qualification, internally assessed, externally moderated.
Component 2: Externally Set Assignment, 40% of qualification, internally assessed, externally moderated.
Course Entry Requirements:
GCSE Level 5 or above in Art and Design, Fine Art or Textile Design
Teacher to contact: Miss M King