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Art & Design at Harwich and Dovercourt High School

Course description

Students must complete 4 core units, they will:

 explore visual recording in art and design as they research and develop their own Graphic Novels.

 develop an understanding of the materials, techniques and processes used in art and design.

 gain an insight into contemporary and historical art and design which will inform their own practice.

 acquire knowledge, understanding and skills in communication through art and design. Learners will look at advertising & how visual imagery is used to communicate ideas.

 develop practical, critical and analytical skills

Further units may be chosen from those available. A digital photography unit is available to students with access to their own equipment.

Entry requirements

Students must have grade C or equivalent in an Art or Design & Technology course and also a C in GCSE English.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 02 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years