Art and Design

Exam Board: Edexcel

This exciting and fast paced course is designed to allow you to explore a wide range of skills, processes and techniques within the widest scope of Art and Design. You will also investigate the work of artists, crafts people and illustrators as you begin to create a more independent and personal body of work. This is a fantastic course if you enjoy creating art work, want to develop your skills and are a hardworking and self-motivated person.

Course break down:

A GCSE in Art and Design can lead to studying A Level Art as well as developing a breadth of creative skills which compliment a wide range of subjects and career paths.


60% coursework, 40% examination. Both coursework and exam work will be assessed through the Edexcel board’s assessment criteria over four key assessment objectives: recording, experimenting, developing and producing an outcome.