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Art

Examining Board AQA
Duration 2 Years
Levels Entry 1-3

Art, craft and design embody some of the highest forms of human creativity. As Students progress, they should be able to think critically and develop a more rigorous understanding of art and design

Purpose and Aims of Study

A high-quality art and design education should engage, inspire and challenge Students, equipping them with the knowledge and skills to experiment, invent and create their own works of art, craft and design.

Assessment Details

  • To increase their proficiency in the handling of different materials
  • To analyse and evaluate their own work and that of others, in order to strengthen the visual impact of applications of their work
  • To be able to research and develop ideas

The national curriculum for art and design aims to ensure that all students:

  • Produce creative work, exploring their ideas and recording their experiences
  • Become proficient in drawing, painting, sculpture and other art, craft and design techniques
  • Evaluate and analyse creative works using the language of art, craft and design

Curriculum Map

Art KS3 2016/17 Curriculum Map