Art Subject Statement


Art Subject Statement 

Why do we study this subject at ACE Tiverton? 

Studying Art at ACE Tiverton introduces the world of art to our students. Not only does it build confidence and a sense of individual identity, Art can also help to develop a student’s critical thinking and the ability to interpret the world around us.  


What qualifications can I achieve in this subject? 

Bronze and Silver Arts Award 

Unit Awards  


What skills will I learn and practice in this subject? 

Students can develop a wide range of skills from Art. The subject can help gain transferable skills of patience and perseverance and problem solving.  


What jobs and post 16 education opportunities can I go on to do with this subject?  

There are many post-16 opportunities students can do with this subject. For example, BTEC, A-Levels and Apprenticeships There are also a wide range to arts related career options ranging from Photography, Fashion Design and Architecture.  



What else should I know about this subject? 

Skills developed through participation in the arts are increasingly important in the workplace and therefore, key to a successful career. Now more than ever the world needs people who ‘think outside of the box’. In the is subject students are always encouraged to do so.  


Do I need any specific resources or kit for this subject? 

Just you and enthusiasm!