Design (Textile Art) A Level at Wheatley Park School
The A Level course comprises of three major elements: supporting studies, practical work and a personal study.
Supporting studies and practical work will comprise a portfolio of development work and outcomes based on themes and ideas developed from personal starting points. The personal study will require you to produce an essay focusing on an artist/ designer or process connected to your own study.
The final element to the course will be the externally set assignment (the final practical exam).
Component 1: Personal investigation: supporting studies, practical work and a personal study.
Component 2: Externally set assignment: preparatory studies and the accompanying 15 hour practical exam.
The basic entry requirement for Level 3 courses in Wheatley Park Sixth Form is to complete 8 GCSEs or equivalent, including a minimum of grade 4 in five subjects which must include English and Mathematics.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wheatley Park School directly.