ART & DESIGN

SCQF LEVEL 4 - NAT 4

When you look around you, every man- made object that you can see and every product that you buy – from advertisments, clothes, shoes, jewellery and accessories to buildings, computer games and furniture have all started out as the idea of a designer. 

QUALIFICATION

National 4 Art

DURATION

1 Year full time/

5 periods per week

COURSEWORK

Practical folio and Art and Design studies. 

EXAM

No exam

COST

0

TEACHERS

TBC

WHY TAKE THIS COURSE?

wHAT WILL YOU EXPERIENCE?

This course will help you to be able to develop your own creative thinking, visual communication and design skills .  

The course is divided into 3 areas.  

  

Expressive Folio  - A folio of work will be produced which has a personal theme and shows a final outcome in drawing, painting, printmaking or sculpture. Internally assessed at N4  

  

Design assessment - A folio of work will be produced which shows a personal solution to a selected design brief in areas such as graphic design, jewellery, product design etc. Internally assessed at N4   

 

Art & Design Studies  -  A study of 2 Artists and 2 Designers relevant to your Expressive and Design Folios. N4 internally assessed through coursework and evaluations.  

KEY FACTS

Everything you need to know before selecting this course

entry requirements

BGE Art and Design  

what will you get?

Art and Design National 4 is assessed as Pass or Fail 

progress

Everything you need to know about future pathways from this course

EMPLOYMENT

Career opportunities from this course as follows:

my world of work

This link will take you to an excellent resource on MyWOW which looks at potential career routes when you select a combination of subjects. 

STUDENT STORIES

Information from pupils who have studied this course as to how they feel it was.

Meldrum Academy, Colpy Road, Oldmeldrum, Aberdeenshire, AB51 0NT