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Art AS/A-Level at Walthamstow Academy

Course description

Walthamstow Academy has a thriving Art department that aims to challenge and stretch the students as artists. Art is a powerful tool that helps the students become aware of the world they live in, whilst nurturing cultural awareness and creativity.

Art A Level allows the student to engage in a wide variety of techniques and processes. The Art Room is equipped with facilities to do etching, screen printing, relief printing and ceramics, as well as drawing, painting and 3D sculpture work. In addition, our open plan space gives the immediate feel of studying in a college environment.



Course content

Students are given the chance to choose their options a year earlier than most schools. It means that because they chose their subjects, lessons become very focussed and exciting.

Future opportunities

Here are just some of the current jobs out there…

Exhibition designer, Fine artist, Art therapist, Graphic Designer, Illustrator, Printmaker, Textile designer, Fashion Designer, Games Designer, Photographer (wedding, fashion, portraiture, Surface Designer, Arts administrator, Multimedia programmer, Museum/gallery curator, University art lecturer, Secondary school art teacher, Interior and spatial designer, Commercial art gallery manager and Museum/gallery exhibitions officer – to name but a few!

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 15 December 2016
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