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Art and Design - AS / A level at Samuel Ward Academy

Course description

The Samuel Ward Art and Design course follows the unendorsed route which allows students to explore a range of two or three dimensional approaches to their studies including film, textiles, painting, photography, sculpture and multi-media experiences.  This Art and Design course can be taken discretely against other subjects but also compliments creative subjects such as Media, English, Photography and Psychology.

Course content

The Art and Design course is designed to offer students ways of developing their personal skills and attributes needded to further their careers in the arts and design industries. With an emphasis on practical projects you will benifit our excelent studio facilities for art,digital art, film making, animation and photography and you will be given regular opportunities to exhibit and discuss your work with tutors and peers.

Entry requirements

Entry onto the course will be dependent on attaining a grade B or above in Art (where possible) and a grade B in English.

Future opportunities

Foundation courses in Art Design, a degree course. Students have gone on to careers in Graphic Design, Product Design, Fashion Design, Interior Design, Artist and Art Teacher.  Many students frojm this course go on to national and international careers.

Further information

We have a new art room facility along with a print room and a new photography studio with lighting which includes PC`s, Apple Macs and facilities for digital photography. There is also a darkroom where traditional photography can be investigated.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Samuel Ward Academy directly.

Last updated date: 25 April 2017
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