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Art Photography AS and A2 at Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre

Course description

This course develops cultural and artistic understanding alongside creative, research and decision making skills that would benefit many careers.

Choose this course if you are considering studying any of the following in the future:
Graphic  Design, Textile  Design, Art  &  Design,  Photography,  Creative  and  Media,
Architecture, Fashion amongst many more.

Course content

This course develops cultural and artistic understanding alongside creative, research and decision making skills that would benefit many careers.

Entry requirements

At least a C in a GCSE Art and Design subject is usually required but preference is also given to those students who show creative flair through a portfolio of work.

Assessment

AS: 4 months of teacher led skills development and experimentation to prepare you for the Externally Set Task.  You will then pick one question topic from the exam paper to explore independently with guidance from your teacher.

A: 60% Coursework - Choose your own coursework topic to develop in a practical way with a written related study. 40% Externally Set Task - You will pick one question topic from a paper released in February.

Future opportunities

Graphic  Designer,  Illustrator,    Publishing,   Teacher,   Architect,   Artist,   Animator,  
Photographer, Fashion, 3D Design.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre directly.

Last updated date: 05 August 2016
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