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Year 11 Learning Plans

Year 11 Learning Plans 2016 2017


YEAR PLAN

Year 11 Art & Design

Students will have by now developed a taste of the different art medium and will be encouraged to select where their interest and strength lies should they wish in Art & Design: Graphic Communication or Art & Design: Three Design. Should they choose not to specialise students will be entered for the Unendorsed Art & Design GCSE (general Art course meaning any media can be used.)

 

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:

 

Autumn 1

Coursework project 2 Continued

 

GCSE formal Assessment

Informal verbal feedback ongoing throughout.

 Continued from Y10 above

Y11 Mock Exam

GCSE formal Assessment

Informal verbal feedback ongoing throughout.

Students will be given a support sheet with suggested tasks. Duplicate copies available to download on Firefly.

Autumn 2

 

Spring 1

Y11 FINAL GCSE Exam

GCSE formal Assessment

Informal verbal feedback ongoing throughout.

Students will be given a support sheet with suggested tasks. Duplicate copies available to download on Firefly.

Spring 2

Summer 1

Coursework

Students revisit the previous two coursework projects to work on areas that need completing or improving.

GCSE formal Assessment

Informal verbal feedback ongoing throughout.

Students will have been given specific feedback and coursework with personalised tasks which they need to complete. Students have until half term in which to ensure all tasks are completed.

Summer 2

Course completed

N/A

N/A

 

Helpful websites:

GCSE Course support http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/art/

Art research http://www.artcyclopedia.com/

This site covers various aspects of design and careers information http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/0/

Art Dictionary http://www.artlex.com/

Get inspiration http://www.bbc.co.uk/blast/art_design/

Up to date news about arts and culture http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/arts_and_culture/

Art and Design Courses – career help http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/coursesearch/returning/

Tate Learning http://www.tate.org.uk/learn/online-resources

Video clips:

Use of youtube.com is an excellent resource for video clips of how to complete any of the art tasks above. Students can also search sketchbook presentation ideas and advice from former students.