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Textiles and Fashion AQA A level at Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys

Course description

This course is studied off site at Simon Langton Girls' School.

The Course is as follows:-

Unit 1: Personal investigation

Unit 2: Externally set assignment

Assessment is through weekly individual tutorials and formal assessments at a number of points in the year. Students are given work schedules to help assist the planning of their independent work. Students are expected to keep up with the schedules to enable them to gain the highest grades.

A Level component 1

  1. Sketchbooks and progress assessment

Individual samples and progress tutorials

Sample Boards completed

Critical essay written

Individual samples and progress tutorials

Boards completed

Sept/Oct

Oct/Nov/Dec

January

Sept

Oct/Nov/Dec

January

A Level

component 2

Sketchbooks and progress assessment

Individual samples and progress tutorials

Sample Boards complete

15 hour practical exam

Feb

March

April

May

Entry requirements

Grade 7 in GCSE Textiles or Art guarantees a place on this course.  A Grade 6 in Textiles or Art may be accepted.

Please note that applicants must also meet our overall entry requirements of 8 GCSE passes at grade 9 - 5.‚Äč

Further information

There will be a presentation on this course at our Sixth Form Open Evening in February.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys directly.

Last updated date: 16 November 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 year

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