A Level


Course Overview

This course’s modular structure will provide you with a wide range of experiences and opportunities designed to encourage the development of strong personal qualities in your artwork.


Coursework (60%) Exam (40%)

Duration: 2 years
Entry requirements:

Standard entry requirements plus grade 5 in GCSE English Language or Literature, grade 4 in Maths and grade 5 in GCSE Art & Design.

NB: DT Graphics is NOT acceptable in lieu of Art & Design.

Exam board: Eduqas

Purchase of portfolio and materials including a 'Starter Pack', plus optional visits to exhibitions and a £40 studio fee to cover the cost of specialised equipment.

Programme leader:

Sarah Wilson

Course structure

Enhancing your studies

Life after Henley


There are many options for those seeking a career in art, including teacher, animator, architect, designer, web developers, illustrator, games design, interior design, accessory design, commercial artist and more.

Higher education

A large number of our students go on to study Art and Design at a higher level. Subject to tutors’ recommendations and a portfolio interview, this course guarantees the offer of a place on the College’s post A Level Foundation course in Art and Design.

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