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Fine Art at Carlton le Willows Academy

Course description

Students following the Fine Art option will be expected to explore a range of two and three dimensional media, processes and techniques.

Each unit at AS and A2 is assessed using four assessment objectives.

Assessment Objective 1

Develop their ideas through sustained and focused investigations informed by contextual and other sources, demonstrating analytical and critical understanding.

Assessment Objective 2

Experiment with and select appropriate resources, materials, techniques and processes, reviewing and refining their ideas as their work develops.

Assessment Objective 3

Record in visual and/or other forms, ideas, observations and insights relevant to their intentions, demonstrating an ability to reflect on their work and progress

Assessment Objective 4

Present a personal, informed and meaningful response demonstrating critical understanding, realising intentions and, where appropriate, making connections between visual, written, oral or other elements.

Students will be expected to explore drawing using a variety of methods and media on a variety of scales. Underpinning the work, should be the use of sketchbooks and journals.

Work from one or more area(s) of fine art listed below will be required, these may be overlapped or combined to suit students particular strengths:

 Figurative/representational images

 Painting and mixed media - including collage/assemblage

 Sculpture - including ceramics

 Abstract/nonrepresentational images

Entry requirements

B grade in Art

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Carlton le Willows Academy directly.

Last updated date: 18 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years