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1 What GCSE courses do we offer? Art & Design (a general art course) Art & Design: Textiles ART DEPT

2 ASSESSMENT for GCSE course Coursework (60% of marks) - A portfolio of work covered in years Timed Assignment (40% of marks) - There will be 8 weeks planning followed by 2 days to produce a piece of work. Assessment: The work is marked by the Art Teachers and moderated by the exam board ART TEXTILES

3 Gallery Visits! Workshop at end of Year 9. Art trip abroad in year 10 to Paris, Amsterdam or Berlin. Visits to London galleries and exhibitions. Workshops with visiting artists/ Life drawing for some Yr11 students. ART & TEXTILES

4 Careers in Art! Fashion Designer, Fashion Promotion & marketing, Journalism. Graphic designer, Illustrator, Layout Artist, Magazine Stylist. Photography, Film Making, Animation. Stage & costume design, Make-up Artist, Hairdressing, Lighting Design. Architecture, Interior Design, Floristry, Landscape Gardening. Ceramic design, Jewellery Designer/ Silversmith. Art therapy, Teaching, Museum Curator. ART & TEXTILES

5 AS/ A2 Art Textiles A grade B or above in Art or Textiles is expected for AS & A-level. The main requirements are to be committed to the subject and to be enthusiastic. ART TEXTILES

6 What is covered in year 10 & 11 Observational drawing, digital photography Designing & experimenting with fibres & fabrics Fashion Illustration Stencilling & screenprinting Batik,fabric painting,dyeing Weaving Pattern making & 3D construction Critical studies. ART TEXTILES

7 BENEFITS Broaden cultural awareness Develop ICT skills Independent & creative thinking skills Self Expression Independent learning A non-essay based subject Analytical skills Develops visual understanding Offers a broad and balanced curriculum Chance to experiment and explore possibilities TEXTILES

8 EXAM RESULTS 100% A-C at GCSE 72% A*- B grades 100% A-C at A2 Three of last years A’level students are now on Fashion and Textile degree courses at university. All were offered places without having to do a Foundation year, based on their portfolios and interviews, as well as their exam results. This year five A’level students are going on to do Textiles/Fashion at university. The other two are using their Predicted Grades to gain a place to study other subjects at university. ART TEXTILES

9 What work will be produced? Designing and making ‘wearables’,using art- based experimentation with materials & techniques. Creating repeat pattern on fabric with stencils. Batik, weaving, applique, embroidery. Wallhangings & 3D structures, Visiting exhibitions & analysing artist’s work. ART TEXTILES

10 Facilities Sewing machines & mannequins, Computers, scanner, laser & inkjet printers Digital cameras for students use Screen printing darkroom, full-size printing table Electric Batik pots, Ceramic facilities & Kiln. ART TEXTILES


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