Graphics and Art Communication GCSE at Ferndown Upper School Sixth Form
This is an essential course to take if you are considering working or studying anything creative in the future. Graphic Communication students will undertake a variety of content that may include, music album promotional material, packaging design, product
design, poster design, photography, stop-motion animation and handmade typography amongst others. There are many areas of Graphic Communication that we can explore and
project themes can change depending on the interests of the group and topics set by the exam board
If you have achieved a pass in GCSE Art you cannot pick this option.
Coursework - Weighting 60% - Internally assessed
Content: Graphic Communication Project 1
Controlled Test - Weighting 40% - Internally assessed
Content: Graphic Communication Project 2
There are many careers that would benefit from you taking GCSE Graphics & Art Communication including: Graphic Designer, Illustrator, Web Designer, Product Designer, Teacher, Interior Designer, Architect, Artist, Animator, Photographer, Fashion Designer
plus many more. Many employers outside of the creative industry like to see candidates with a CV that shows that they are creative thinkers, able to generate ideas and solve problems in creative ways. After your GCSE, you can extend your potential by undertaking
further study at AS level in any Art & Design area.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ferndown Upper School Sixth Form directly.
Last updated date: 14 September 2016