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Art & Design: A Level (Facilitating)

Art and Design

Course Specification

A Level Art will help you to develop your ability to appreciate the visual world and respond in a creative way, using your knowledge and skills in the materials and methods of creating art, including digital photography and computer art programmes.

exam board



Component 1: Personal Investigation – no time limit and includes written material

Component 2: Externally set assignment – Preparatory period plus 15 hour exam 10 hour exam

entry criteria

5 A*-C GCSE grades in any subject; a portfolio of work may be required at enrolment.

trips & visits

Creative Process study day at the Institution of Education and Fine Art

higher education

A foundation course leading to BA (Honours) in Photography at a university including; Fashion Photography, Photography, Film and Video, Television, Set Design and Media Studies.


This course is for students who wish to pursue a career in Photography, Fashion, Journalism or Portrait events

Which teachers should I talk to about this subject?

Ms Storer