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Art

The Art and Design department currently has 4 full time members of staff, Mrs Inglis (Faculty PT), Mrs Scott, Mrs Chalmers and Mrs Pugh-Cook.

Currently the Art department offer the following courses:

S1 - All pupils take Art and Design in S1 for two periods a week as part of the main curriculum.

S2 - All pupils take Art and Design in S2 for one period a week as part of the main curriculum.  Pupils have the option to take a 12 week Art and Design option course for two periods a week in S2.

S3 - Pupils may select Art and Design in S3 as part of their choices.  This course runs for the whole year and is for 3 periods a week.  Pupils may also take the Art and Design option in S3 which concentrates on drawing and painting and this also runs for the whole year and is for 2 periods a week.

Senior school pupils may select Art and Design at the following levels:

  • National 3
  • National 4
  • National 5
  • Higher
  • Advanced Higher
  • Portfolio Preparation

Pupil Work

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