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Textiles AS/A2 Level at Chichester High School for Girls

Course description

You will produce practical and critical/contextual work inone or more areas of study, for example, fashion design,fashion textiles, costume design, digital textiles, printedand/or dyed fabrics and materials, domestic textiles,wallpaper, interior design, constructed textiles, art textilesand installed textiles.

Component 1:

You will develop work based on an idea,issue, concept or theme leading to a finished outcome or aseries of related finished outcomes.

Component 2:

You will respond to a stimulus, providedbyAQA, to produce work which provides evidence of yourability to work independently within specified timeconstraints, developing a personal and meaningful responsewhich addresses all the assessment objectives and leads to afinished outcome or a series of related finished outcomes.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at grade C or above with a grade B inTextiles.

Assessment

You will be assessed on two internally assessed componentswhich will be moderated byAQA:

Component 1:Personal investigation – no time limit(60% ofA-level)

Component 2:Response to an externally setassignment – preparatory period + 15hours supervised time (40% of A-level)

A01Develop ideas through sustained and focusedinvestigations

A02Explore and select appropriate resources, reviewingand refining ideas as work develops

A03Record ideas,observations and insights relevant tointentions, reflecting critically on work and progress

A04Present a personal and meaningful response thatrealises intentions

Future opportunities

N/A

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chichester High School for Girls directly.

Last updated date: 12 June 2015

Key information

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

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