Art and Design A level at Wood Green School
At AS, students study a range of techniques through workshop sessions using a variety of media. This includes painting and drawing sculpture, printmaking, photography, digital imaging and ICT. They also study the work of other artists and designers and develop and complete a coursework portfolio based on their chosen option and a theme. This includes planning sheets and sketchbook work. Students also study and analyse the work, techniques and processes of other artists.
At A2, students complete a personal investigation based on a personal starting point, this includes planning sheets, sketchbooks, a portfolio of work and final pieces. They also complete related in-depth work placing their work within an historical and/or contemporary context. T
Grade C or above in GCSE Art
AS – one component: 100% Coursework. A Level - two components: 60% Coursework (Personal Investigation) and 40% Externally Set Task.
Many students go on to Foundation courses and degrees in Art and Design. All students will have a portfolio of work to show to potential employers or higher education establishments. The range of opportunities is vast, covering areas such as textile design, fashion, graphics, interior design, architecture, sculpture and fine art.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wood Green School directly.