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Art A level at Central Lancaster High School

Course description

This four-unit specification, two at AS level and two at A2, requires students to develop their ability to show a range of skills with students being introduced to a variety of media, processes and techniques. At A2 level students should build upon the knowledge, understanding and skills gained at AS with greater depth of study.

Entry requirements

Normal entry expectation for level 3 courses is 5 GCSE A* to C grades.


Year 12:

Coursework Portfolio  50% of AS, 25% of A-level

Externally Set Assignment 50% of AS, 25% of A-level

Year 13:

Personal investigation supported by written element of 1000-300 words

Externally Set Assignment 25% of A-level

The externally set tasks are set by AQA, marked by the school or college and moderated by AQA.

Further information

Thursday: Art club – after school for Ks4 & 5

The department is available for Ks4 & 5 to use Monday to Thursday

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 02 December 2016
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