Accessibility links

Art (Textiles) at The Blandford School

Course description

The study of Art Textiles at AS and A level allows students the ideal platform on which to develop and showcase their artistic and creative skills in a wide range of textiles based materials. Students explore different processes and techniques in which to communicate their own design ideas through a series of practical tasks

Course content

Are you interested in: Communicating your own design ideas in an exciting and versatile media  Learning new practical skills  Developing your drawing and sketching  Being creative and using your art skills  Experimenting with a wide range of materials  Modelling your ideas in a variety of ways

Entry requirements

Standard entry requirement (5+ A*-C at GCSE inc. English).


You will complete four assignments over the two year course. These units allow students to work on a series of practical tasks which include those set by the exam board, chosen by you and set within school. This assessment of this practical work will form the basis of the final grade. There is no external exam within this subject.

Future opportunities

Leading to a career in:  Textiles Design  Fashion  Advertising  Interior Design  Running your own Art and Design business  Being a commercial Artist

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 01 September 2016
Provider logo

Key information