Art

At A level learners are encouraged to respond to their own starting points, our belief that and Artist needs to have a close relationship with his or her own work is central.  Again, understanding the assessment criteria underpins the learning.

Year 12 – AS Unit 1 Portfolio

Term 1
Key Learning Objectives Understand the course structure. Understand the Aos.  Skills in writing own brief. Media handling. Use of camera to aid creative process
Key Activities / Homework Independent tasks set appropriate to need of the individual learner
Assessments Assessed against AQA assessment criteria
Suggest reading & support materials Elective support.

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Term 2
Key Learning Objectives Deeper understanding of the Aos. Media handling. Refining and developing ideas. Working with increasing independence
Key Activities / Homework Independent tasks set appropriate to need of the individual learner
Assessments Assessed against AQA assessment criteria
Suggest reading & support materials Elective support.

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Term 3
Key Learning Objectives AS Unit 2 Externally set task. Prep period utilising skills, knowledge and understanding gained in unit 1. 10 hr. supervised time to generate final piece
Key Activities / Homework Independent tasks set appropriate to need of the individual learner
Assessments Assessed against AQA assessment criteria
Suggest reading & support materials Elective support.

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Year 13 A Level Personal Project

Term 1
Key Learning Objectives Understand the course structure. Understand the Aos. Skills in writing own brief. Skills in writing own brief. Advanced media handling. Understanding journal writing
Key Activities / Homework Independent tasks set appropriate to need of the individual learner. Journal update
Assessments Assessed against AQA assessment criteria
Suggest reading & support materials Elective support.

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Term 2
Key Learning Objectives Deeper understand of the Aos. Advanced media handling. Secure journal writing. Refining and developing ideas. Confident and independent work
Key Activities / Homework Independent tasks set appropriate to need of the individual learner. Journal update
Assessments Assessed against AQA assessment criteria
Suggest reading & support materials Elective support.

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Term 3
Key Learning Objectives A level externally set task. Prep period utilising skills, knowledge and understanding gained in unit 1. 15 hr. supervised time to generate final piece
Key Activities / Homework Independent tasks set appropriate to need of the individual learner
Assessments Assessed against AQA assessment criteria
Suggest reading & support materials Elective support.

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