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Art (Fine) A-Level at Wymondham High School

Course description

The Fine Art course is designed to encourage a broad and creative contemporary approach which allows students to develop a solid but rewarding grounding in Fine Art. The focus is predominantly 2 dimensional which features painting, collage, photography, printmaking and mixed media. The individual creative developments which appear at GCSE form the basis for A-Level study. The portfolio developed during the course is used to produce key evidence for Foundation and Degree level course applications. Life drawing and frequent cultural visits to local, national and international collections is a key feature of this thriving and extremely successful Department.

Entry requirements

Wymondham High prefer students taking this course to have GCSE Art and Design A*–B and a good portfolio

Future opportunities

At the end of the course students will have a very strong technical grounding and organised portfolio of work, which is essential for interviews for entry into further, or higher education/ undergraduate art and design courses. Many students leave Wymondham High and gain places in the best Art Colleges in the UK. Career possibilities within art and design are vast, for example: artist, fashion illustrator; teacher, technician, conservation officer; set designer and illustrator

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wymondham High School directly.

Last updated date: 24 June 2015

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