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Year 13 A Level Art Curriculum

Key topics to be taught this year:

Autumn Term
Topic
Further details about the topic
Skills
1
The Home
Students critically analyse artists' work and explore their methods.
Drawing/ Painting/Observation/Collage/Photography/Imagination Digital Media.
Knowledge and understanding.
2
The Home
Present Personal Response.
Drawing/ Painting/Observation/Collage/Photography/Imagination Digital Media.
Knowledge and understanding.
Spring Term
 
 
 
1
The Home
Select ideas from artists' and generate mind map for outcomes
Drawing/ Painting/Observation/Collage/Photography/Imagination Digital Media.
Knowledge and understanding.
2
Externally Set Assignment
Present Personal Response.
Drawing/ Painting/Observation/Collage/Photography/Imagination Digital Media.
Knowledge and understanding.
Summer Term
 
 
 
1
Externally Set Assignment 
Present Personal Response 
Drawing/ Painting/Observation/Collage/Photography/Imagination Digital Media.
Knowledge and understanding.
2
N/A
N/A
N/A

Assessments:

 
Topic
Type of Assessment
CAT 1
Present Personal Response
A2 Assessment Objectives.
CAT 2
Present Personal Response
A2 Assessment Objectives.
CAT 3
Present Personal Response
A2 Assessment Objectices 

Main Resources:

Resource
Details
Term
Recommended reading
Taschen Art Series.
The Story of Art. E.H.Gombrich
All
Recommended websites
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/art/video/
All
Equipment
Sketch book, graded pencils, paint, paper camera and digital media.
All

Enrichment opportunities:

Activity
Day and time or term
Lunchtime extension classes during free periods and after school in the Sixth Form Art Areas.
Day

 

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