Graphics A Level at Driffield School
The course aims to develop the students’ individual practical and contextual Design skills and personal responses to a variety of projects, briefs, and design contexts. A variety of traditional graphic media will be explored, as well as learning how to use state of the art design software to develop and present professional looking graphics. Alongside this practical work, students will research contextual studies investigating the professional practice of artists, designers, architects.
A-Level Component 1: This is a practical unit with a written study in which students are expected to develop a personal investigation based on an idea, issue, concept, brief, or theme, leading to a finished piece or pieces of work.
A-Level Component 2: External Set Assignment. Issued by the AQA exam board; there will be a choice of several questions and after research, students will work on outcomes during a 15 hour Controlled Assessment.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Driffield School directly.