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Art - Fine Art - A-Level at The Bromfords School and Sixth Form College

Course description

COURSE CONTENT:

 

AS level consists of 2 units:

Unit 1: Coursework Portfolio

Unit 2: Externally Set Assignment

A level students take AS and then 3 further units:

Unit 3: Personal Investigation

Unit 4: Externally Set Assignment

ASSESSMENT:

AS level:

Unit 1 is assessed by internally set assignment work

Unit 2 is assessed by externally set assignment work

with a 5 hour practical examination in May

A level:

Unit 3 is assessed by internally set assignment work

Unit 4 is assessed by externally set assignment work

with a 15 hour practical examination in May

TEACHING METHODS:

A range of teaching methods are used exploring fine art media, techniques and processes. Students respond to various sources through practical and critical activities which demonstrate the understanding of different styles, genres and traditions.

Drawing is important and involves a variety of methods and media on a variety of scales. Students should use sketchbooks to underpin their work.

PROGRESSION:

Higher Education courses in Fine Art, Painting, Illustration, Sculpture, Land Art and Installation Art

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at Grade A* - C including English Language, Maths and an art or design related subject

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Bromfords School and Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 10 March 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years

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