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Art at Nendrum College

Time allocation per week at KS3: 1hour 10mins

Key Stage 3

Topics include -

Year 8:        “All about me”
                    Aboriginal art
Year 9:         Still life
                    Tropical fish
Year 10:       Portraiture
                    Life drawing


Each unit has a marking criteria which the pupils can reference in-order to achieve a full understanding of how the task is assessed.
Peer and self evaluation methods are also employed.

Key stage 4

GCSE examining board: CCEA


Areas covered at KS4:

This is a broad course exploring practical work through a range of 2D and 3D processes.This includes; drawing, painting, collage, printmaking, textiles and ceramics. Pupils learn about the ways in which artists, designers and craftspeople work. This increases their critical awareness giving them improved understanding and a greater artistic vocabulary. Many of our pupils go on to attend Art & Design A level and college courses.
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