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Langley Grammar School

Langley Grammar School

Art

Years 7-9

During Years 7-9 the following topics are taught.

Year 7 Year 8 Year 9

Buildings and Structures

Cultural Diversity

Still Life

Portraiture

Pop Art

Adaption and Evolution

 

GCSE

Students studying the subject at GCSE follow the AQA specification. During the course the following topics are covered.

Year 10 Year 11

Foundation skills within the theme of Natural Forms

Portraiture

Sea Life

By the Sea

By the Sea (continued)

Externally set project by exam board (choice of 7 topics)

For more detailed information on the course content and assessment please refer to the examination board website: http://filestore.aqa.org.uk/resources/art-and-design/specifications/AQA-ART-GCSE-SP-2016.PDF

 

A Level

Students studying the subject at A Level follow the Edexcel specification. During the course the following topics are covered.

Year 12 Year 13

Environment:- Foundations skills followed by students' directed development.

Externally set project (if following AS course)

Self directed unit

Self directed unit continued

Essay writing unit

Externally set project by exam board

For more detailed information on the course content and assessment please refer to the examination board website: http://qualifications.pearson.com/content/dam/pdf/A%20Level/Art%20and%20Design/2015/specification-and-sample-assessment-materials/GCE-A-level-Art-and-Design-specification-Issue-4.pdf

 

Additional resources

Students may find Pintrest and YouTube videos of drawing techniques useful to further their studies of this subject.