key stage 5
AQA A Level Art and Design: Photography
Course Link: https://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/art-and-design/as-and-a-level/art-and-design
AQA Art and Design: Photography 7206
The A level in photography builds on the skills you have developed in GCSE Art, Photography or Textiles. It is an advanced exploration of photography as a creative medium and you will develop your skills as a professional photographer.
You will: Have a passion for taking your own photographs, have a GCSE in a creative subject, have an interest in a career in the arts.
Independent investigation 60%. Externally set assignment. 40%
Students will see art exhibitions, be able to work with artists and have the opportunity to exhibit their work in a public Gallery. Students will be provided their own studio space which they can access during school hours. This course will prepare you for study on a foundation or undergraduate degree at university. Careers include working in film/media graphic design and advertising. You might want to become an artist/teacher or work in a gallery.