AS Level / A Level Fine Art (Full-Time)

Course Overview

The AS Level / A Level Fine Art is a Full-time Further Education course in the Sixth Form Academy (SFA), designed for students who are interested in progressing their artistic skills.

It is an exciting, broad and intensive programme for students who wish to explore and experiment in Fine Art.

The course is an opportunity to explore new media, materials and techniques key disciplines include drawing, painting, printmaking and mixed media. You will be required to analyse your own work and that of others selected from the Contemporary and Historical Art world. You will learn greater skills in interpretation and evaluation by immersing yourself in projects that become increasingly student-led as you choose your own themes and areas to investigate. Fine Art is an important specialist component for a broader Art and Design career.

Applying for A Levels? Click Apply Now on any ONE of the subjects you are interested in studying, complete the online application form and then book an Information Evening to meet the tutors and discuss your preferred choices. You can then choose your subjects on the night!

  • Entry Requirements

    A minimum of six GCSEs at Grade C or above including English or Welsh. An interest and enthusiasm for Fine Art accompanied by a good portfolio of drawing and painting work.

  • Career Prospects

    Fine Art may be combined with either Arts or Science subjects thus providing career opportunities in a wide variety of areas from Print/ Media, Illustration, Television, Film and Video, Computer-Aided Design, Textiles, Photography, Stained Glass, Youth and Community Work, Architecture, and Arts Management. Other career options are Education, Art Therapy, Criticism and Journalism.

  • Additional Costs

    There will be additional course-related costs.

Study Mode

Full-Time

Location

Neath College

Course Length

2 years