Art & Design Department

STAFF:

  • Mrs B Gribben (HOD)

  • Ms M Robinson 

  • Ms N Hurley

 

KS3 CURRICULUM 

At KS3 the Art department provides an opportunity for pupils to actively engage in the creative process of art, craft & design. To become confident in taking creative risks, learning from experience, working with a wide range of materials, media, processes and technologies. Develop an awareness of the creative industries and develop as an effective, independent creative individual with critical and reflective thinking. 

 

KS4 CURRICULUM

We currently offer 1 pathway at KS4: 

  • GCSE Art & Design (CCEA)

 

KS5 CURRICULUM

At Post 16 there is one pathway offered by the Art department: 

  • A’Level Art & Design (CCEA)


EXTRA CURRICULAR

- Yr 8 After School Art Club

- GCSE/AS/A2 before/after School Catch-up sessions


 

CAREER PATHWAYS

  • Graphic Design

  • Ceramicist

  • Animation / Illustration 

  • Product / Package Design

  • Fashion Design

  • Games / Web Design

  • Artist / Sculptor

  • Special Effects Artist

  • Architecture

  • Stage/ Set Design

  • Photographer

  • Interior Design 

     There are several other pathways…...

 

STUDENT TESTIMONIAL - ‘I really enjoyed GCSE Art, working with so many interesting materials and techniques. I am really looking forward to A’Level Art’ 

 

EXPERIENCES (e.g. trips, projects, etc.): 

Key stage 3 pupils enter several internal and external competitions.

Key stage 4 & 5 pupils engage in several art projects working with external agencies and experience practical workshops with visiting artists. There is also an annual trip to see the ‘True Colours’ art exhibition in Belfast. This exhibition showcases GCSE/AS/A2 work across N.Ireland and pupils work from St. Ronan’s College is frequently selected to be exhibited.

Work from pupils of all key stages is exhibited around the school.

 

Contact

St Ronan’s College
Francis Street, 
Lurgan, 
Craigavon 
BT66 6DL

Telephone: 028 38 323 192

Email:

info@stronanscollege.lurgan.ni.sch.uk

 

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