Formative assessments with verbal and written feedback will help to further
ideas and grades, and summative assessments will be given when the projects are
completed, also with verbal and written feedback.
There are four main criteria assessed:
AO1/ - Develop ideas through sustained and focused
investigations informed by contextual and other sources, demonstrating
analytical and critical understanding.
AO2 - Explore and select appropriate resources, media,
materials, techniques and processes, reviewing and refining ideas as work
AO3 - Record ideas, observations and insights relevant to
intentions, reflecting critically on work and progress.
AO4 - Present a personal and meaningful response that
realises intentions and, where appropriate, makes connections between visual and
A Level -
Component 1 is worth 60% of the marks which
must be supported by written work between 1500 – 3000 words.
Component 2 is
worth 40% of the mark and will have 15 hours of supervised time at the end of