Product Design - Graphics A-Level at The West Bridgford School
An A level in Product Design - Graphics will give you the opportunity to develop your creativity supported by teachers who have experience in all areas of technology. You will be encouraged to investigate a range of techniques and materials to develop original and creative designs to a high quality. Through analysis and problem solving the Product Design A level will give you the skills and abilities to be-come an innovator of the 21st century!
In Graphics you will study visual communication through a variety of media and explore 2D imagery such as illustration, packaging, advertising, typography etc.
Coursework portfolio in 3 stages, product investigation, design and making (60%)
Exam - 1hour 30 minutes exam paper which will assess pupils knowledge and understanding of a wide range of materials and techniques.
Coursework consisting of a single design and make project, plus 2 hour exam on designing for the future.
Grade B in GCSE Product Design - Graphics, within one of the below:
3 A Level subjects + General Studies: 3 Grade B in chosen subjects + 2 Grade C, including Grade B in Maths & English Language
4 A Level subjects + General Studies: 2 Grade A/A* + 2 Grade B in chosen subjects + 1 Grade C, including Grade B in Maths & English Language
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The West Bridgford School directly.