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At Barnwell we offer the Art and Design: Photography subject. We follow the AQA Exam Board for GCSE and A Level, as we believe the content of the course allows students to be independent in their exploration as they develop as young artists, designers, photographers. We feel the value of analysis and critical understand underpins the value of practical elements of the course and naturally reinforces the course. We feel that this process is vital for our students at Barnwell, as they thrive in a vocational setting, therefore gaining a deeper and richer knowledge overall. These elements are embedded into our KS3 Curriculum from Y7-9.
Within our Art and Design: Photography curriculum we embody some of the highest forms of human creativity. A high-quality art and design education should engage, inspire, and challenge students, equipping them with the knowledge and skills to experiment, invent and create their own works of art, craft, and design.
The curriculum for art and design: photography aims to ensure that all students:
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Course Title: GCSE (9-1) Art & Design: Photography
Specification Code: 8206
Exam Board: AQA Web Link
Please contact Mr Ledster for further information.
|KS4 COURSE:||Y10 CONTENT||Y10 KEY ASSESSMENT||Y11 CONTENT||Y11 KEY ASSESSMENT|
|3rd Project - Mock Personal independent project – internally set theme(s)
|Spring 1||1st Personal independent project – internally set theme(s).
Component 2 –
Externally Set Assignment – Theme assigned by AQA exam board + Theme issued in the first week of term + 8 weeks to produce preparatory work studies to support given theme + Research, record, develop, review, refine + produce FINAL outcome (10 hours’ practical exam in exam conditions)
|Summer 1||2nd Personal independent project – internally set theme(s).
Students select from a range of different starting points to work independently in each term.
Photography Independent Projects:
|Photography Independent Projects:
Course Title: A Level Art & Design: Photography
Specification Code: 7246
Exam Board: AQA Web Link
Introduction – Recording Skills
Introduction to Personal Investigation
Month Deadlines: Personal Investigation
Component 2 – Externally Set Assignment – Theme assigned by AQA exam board + Theme issued in the first week of February + 8 weeks to produce preparatory work studies to support given theme + Research, record, develop, review, refine + produce FINAL outcome (15 hours’ practical exam in exam conditions)
Presentation of portfolio and Externally Set Assignment Exhibition
The Art, Design and Technology extended reading list may be downloaded here.