Art and Design at Penketh High School
AS YEAR 12The units covered are:Unit 1 - Involves producing a practical unit of coursework comprising of a variety of materials,processes and techniques. This unit must be supported by artists references and sketchbookwork which show analysis, refinement and modification of ideas. Unit 2 - Involves a 5 hour unaided piece of work which is produced under examination conditions.This 5 hour piece must be supported by sketchbook work and artist reference along with practical study and preparation work.. A2 YEAR 13The units covered are:Unit 4 - Involves producing a unit of coursework which is practically based supported by a 1000 work essay explaining and outlining the decisions, thought process and modifications made in yourpractical work with references specifically generated to artist influences. Unit 5 - Involves a 15 hour practical examination supported by sketchbook work and study pieceswhich shows analysis, refinement and modification of ideas processes and techniques
To study Art & Design at AS or A2 it is recommended that you have a minimum of a Grade C inGCSE Art & Design.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Penketh High School directly.