Year 10 - Curriculum Information
GCSE Photography students will follow the AQA Photography: lens-based and light-based media Syllabus.
Students will complete 2 major coursework projects, which will form 60% of their final GCSE grade.
Project themes are varied and may included:
- The Alphabet
- Close Ups
Year 11 - Curriculum Information
GCSE Photography students will complete and review each of their Coursework projects, which will contribute to 60% of their final GCSE grade.
Nov – Dec
Students will complete a Mock examination project.
Feb – April
Students will complete the AQA externally set exam, which will contribute to 40% of the final GCSE grade.
Key Stage 4 - How parents/carers can support their child
Parents/carers can support their child by encouraging them to attend afterschool sessions each week.
GCSE Photography students would benefit from having access to a digital camera outside of school.
Association of Photographers - http://www.the-aop.org
Photographers Gallery, London - http://www.photonet.org.uk
External links are carefully selected, however Audenshaw School is not responsible for the content of external websites.