Graphics AS 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.
Five A*-C in any subjects at GCSE including a good C or above in Art and completion of the Summer Assignment.
AS Component 1: This is a portfolio-based unit based on an idea, concept or issue. After initial workshops students will be encouraged to follow their own personal line of investigation.
AS Component 2: Externally Set Assignment. Issued by the AQA exam board; students pick one of 5 questions and complete research over numerous weeks, including five hours of unaided work in response to the theme.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Driffield School directly.