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Art & Design

Additional Activities:

  • Trip to Manchester
  • Trip to London
  • Residential trip to Paris
  • Trip to Clothes Show Live
  • Trip to Yorkshire Sculpture Park
  • Exhibition at Saddleworth Art Gallery
  • End of Year Show
  • Trips to Manchester galleries
  • Manchester Metropolitan University Exhibition
  • The Oldham College Foundation Show

Popular Combinations:

These subjects combine well with each other, but you can also choose to study one alongside a variety of A Levels from a range of disciplines.Popular choices include:

Possible Progression:

Our Art subjects can lead to HE courses or careers in all areas of Art, Design and Crafts.Some examples of these are: Architecture, Industrial Design, Product Design, Graphic Design, Illustration, Animation, Magazine Design, Games Design, Sculpture, Fashion and Costume Design, Millinery, Photography, Photographic Styling, Technical Support and TV/Film Camera Operation.

Results 2016

Topic Pass Rate%
3D Design 100
Fine Art 100
Graphic Design 100
Photography 100
Textile Design 100
Art and Design CamTec 100
Ashley Hutchinson

Student Case Study

Ashley Hutchinson

Ashley currently works as a Graphic Designer for a global electronics manufacturer in Leicester and has also had some of his work licensed for clothing lines in New York and Los Angeles.

Ashley often enters design competitions in his spare time to keep his creative juices flowing and was runner up in E4’s “Design a Background” contest. In the future, he is considering going freelance and getting involved with animation to expand his design repertoire.