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Art at Kettering Buccleuch Academy

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Your GCSE Art course is made up of three parts: 2 coursework projects and work journals.  1 exam finished piece and work journal. Within the course you will get to explore all aspects of Art in much greater depth than you did during KS3. We encourage all students to look at every way possible in creating imagery, whether that’s drawing, painting, printing, sculpture, photography or computer generated imagery you will get the support you’ll need to reach the grades YOU really want!


2 coursework projects and work journals (60% of your final mark) and 1 exam finished piece and work journal (40% of your final mark)

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Hard work and individuality really are the keys within this course. You’ll need a good dose of each to become successful and the Art Department love those students who show both right from the start. Even though the course is tough and time consuming, it really is one of the most rewarding subjects! ----Current Year 11 students comments on their Art course---- You’ll enjoy Art as you can base your work on your strong points” “It isn’t an easy subject. You need the time and commitment to dedicate to your projects” “The GCSE Art course is interesting and fun. To do well you need to work hard at the task in hand, you must stay focused!” “Choose this course and add colour to your life!”

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kettering Buccleuch Academy directly.

Last updated date: 16 November 2015
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