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Art Textiles A Level at The King's School

Course description

Art Textiles is an extremely interesting and stimulating course for students who enjoy Art and like working with Textiles creatively and experimentally. Constructed, dyed, printed and fashion textiles are key elements of the course which closely links to disciplines associated with fine Art. Students are expected to study the art of fine artists and designers to inform the development of their own work. This course also offers flexibility to students with a strong interest in fashion to specialise in this area. A high level of
motivation and the ability to work hard are essential for studying this subject.

Course content

Component 1:
Personal Investigation
Develop a personal investigation into an idea, issue, concept or theme supported by written material.
 
Component 2:
Externally Set Assignment
Produce personal work in response to one of eight exciting starting points that are announced by AQA in February.

Entry requirements

The minimum grade entry requirement is 5 GCSEs at Grade 4 or above to include Grade 4 or better in English and Maths. Grade 4 in GCSE Art or Textiles. 

Assessment

Component 1: No time limit (60%)
Component 2: Prep time plus 15 supervised hours (40%)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The King's School directly.

Last updated date: 11 January 2018

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