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GCE AS Level Art and Design at St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School

Course description

Course content

Course outline and activities: The course compromises of 3 units: Unit 1: 60% of the AS qualification and 30% of the A2. Coursework. Unit 2: 40% of the AS qualification and 20% of the A2. Extended set assignment.

Entry requirements

The course is open to you if you have gained a grade C for your GCSE examination. You should have the motivation and self-discipline to complete extensive research to be developed in your coursework, e.g. Visit art galleries etc.


Assessment: Constant monitoring throughout Year 12, but specifically you will: Keep and develop a journal (sketchbooks/ideas books.) Display an exhibition of work to cover the three themes and prepare and produce a controlled external set assignment (8 hours duration).

Financial information

Future opportunities

Direct entry on to the A2 course for further progression.

Further information

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 12 months