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Art, Craft and Design A Level at Macmillan Academy

Course description

This is a broad-based course exploring practical, critical and contextual work through a range of 2D and/or 3D processes and media. Art, craft and design gives you the skills and knowledge to create personal and imaginative work. You can choose to focus on a specialist area of study from a variety of exciting processes and media to suit your individual interests and abilities. This can result in degree opportunities and careers ranging from painting portraits to producing exotic fashion costumes or designing futuristic architecture. If you have an adventurous, creative and enquiring mind and are excited by shaping and determining the visual world around us, there is a career opportunity waiting for you.

Entry requirements

Standard entry requirements including a C grade in GCSE Art.

Assessment

At A level for component 1 you will develop work for a personal investigation into an idea, issue, concept or theme supported by written material. This will count for 60% of your total A level marks. In component 2 you will produce personal work in response to one of eight exciting starting points which will count for 40% of your total A level marks.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Macmillan Academy directly.

Last updated date: 17 February 2017

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