GCSE Specification https://www.eduqas.co.uk/media/ozvlit0g/eduqas-gcse-art-and-design-spec-from-2016-27-01-2020.pdf
Develop observational skills in drawing, painting, sculpture and other media and materials.
Develop analytical skills about artist’s work from different time periods, cultures and contexts.
Develop confidence and experimentation skills with a variety of materials, methods and techniques.
Develop personal projects from a starting point theme to a final outcome in different media.
Coursework Unit / Personal Portfolio - 2D project and 3D project. 60% GCSE
Exam Unit - Project in chosen media. Theme choice offered by Exam Board. 40% GCSE
All Units must cover the Four Assessment Objectives
AO1 Develop Ideas
AO2 Refine Ideas
AO3 Record Ideas
AO4 Present Ideas (Final Outcomes)
Any creative career or a career where you can have creative input. The creative industries are the fastest growing in the UK.
Advertising and Marketing
Design (product, graphic, fashion)
Film, TV, video, animation, VFX/SFX (special effects),photography, set design, scenic painting
IT, video games, software and computer services (‘creative tech’)
Museums, galleries, heritage, conservation