Art and Design

At Key stage 5 students can opt to study Art and Design and complete accreditation. The Pearson BTEC Entry Level (Entry 3) and Pearson BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Art and Design has been developed to give students the opportunity to:

  • Engage in learning which is relevant to them and will provide opportunities to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life.
  • Achieve a nationally recognised Entry or Level 1 vocationally related qualification.
  • Progress to employment in a particular vocational sector.
  • Progress to related general and/or vocational qualifications.

Students complete units in a range of different art media including, textiles, print, 3D sculpture and digital design work. Students take part in various external visits to gain inspiration or take part in professional art workshops. Pieces of work completed by the students are exhibited around the school and college for all to enjoy.