GCSE Art Exam Support

Event: GCSE Art Exam Support

Anglesey

About the event: Conway Centres: Anglesey is a perfect location for our Art GCSE Course. We have an excellent range of facilities for Visual Arts.

Students will be given the opportunity to develop their practical work and subject knowledge in Drawing, Painting, Textile and Three-Dimensional work. Students will use both contemporary and traditional techniques to make artefacts and creative pieces of work.

Critical and contextual reference will be used to focus activities and ideas and all students will be encouraged and supported to produce high quality individual work by national recognised subject specialists and artists

Desired Outcomes

An opportunity to work alongside nationally recognised subject specialists, practising artists, designers and subject leaders.

To allow students to work imaginatively and creatively in collaborative contexts generating, developing and communicating ideas.

To add a significant body of work to the students’ coursework folders, regardless of exam board.

To encourage students to mix with other pupils and teachers from other schools.

Planning your visit

Schedule

Morning Afternoon Evening
Friday Travel to centre-

From 5.00pm Arrive and sort out dormitories
6.30pm Evening Meal
7.00pm All students into Room S7 to meet with course tutors and be directed towards the course content and the artists / tutors they will be working with.
7.15pm All students move to their studio space with artist / tutor and own staff: content of session directed by artists / tutor – completed by 8.30pm
8.30pm Students to shared social area
10.30pm Students to own rooms
10.45pm Lights out and students checked by own teachers
Saturday 8.30am Breakfast
9.15am onwards Groups working both in and outdoors and the centre, as directed by the artists / tutor leading the activity
10.45am approx. Break
12.30pm Lunch and shop / free time
1.30pm – 5.00pm Practical work and activity as directed by the artist / tutor Break time at the tutor’s discretion
5.00pm – 5.45pm Social time in allocated areas
6.00pm Evening Meal
7.00pm All students return to work rooms to work towards completion of pieces
9.30pm Students to shared social area
10.30pm Students to own rooms
10.45pm Lights out and students checked by own teachers
Sunday 8.30am Breakfast
9.15am onwards Groups working both in and outdoors and the centre, as directed by the artists / tutor leading the activity
10.15am approx. Break
11.45am Students tour work spaces to view work
12.05pm All students and teachers meet for a final brief gathering to review weekend and listen to departure instructions
12.30pm Lunch
1.15pm All groups depart
What's included:
  • Price xx per person
  • 2-nights’ accommodation
  • Full board basis
  • Activity sessions with clear learning outcomes to each session.
  • Expert guidance from experienced arts education experts carefully selected by us.
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Dates and Prices
19th-21st Nov 2021 £176.50+VAT per person
14th-16th Jan 2022 £174.40+VAT per person
28th-30th Jan 2022 £174.40+VAT per person
11th-13th Feb 2022 £174.40+VAT per person
18th-20th March 2022 £176.40+VAT per person