Art at ARK Kings Academy is both challenging and rewarding.
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Links to other artists
Return to tone, colour, texture
Design & construction
|10||Students studying GCSE Art & Design follow the OCR syllabus, details of which can be found online at www.ocr.org.uk
A GCSE student will create a dynamic 'Portfolio' consisting of a variety of media. This will include; drawing, paint, print, textiles, experimental work, artist research etc. Students will develop skills in all areas and begin to work in a self directed, independent manner.
The 'Portfolio' accounts for 60% of the final grade.
|11||Students studying GCSE Art & Design follow the OCR syllabus, details of which can be found online at www.ocr.org.uk
In Y 11, Students continue to develop their 'Portfolio', completing this by December. Upon their return in January, students will begin their 'Set Task' (Exam Project) which will be completed by the Easter break in April. The final component will be a ten hour exam over two days, in this time students create their final response. The 'Set Task' accounts for 40% of the final grade.