Department Information

Art & Design


The Arts Department in Cross & Passion College aims to provide every pupil with a child centred learning environment which develops their creativity and promotes individual talents and self-esteem.  Through studying the Arts, we aim to prepare and enable pupils to become effective communicators for the world of work and provide an opportunity to showcase their talents.


Mrs F. Uprichard (HOD)
Mrs N. Kearney
Mrs E. Irwin


GCSE Art & Design (CCEA)

Unit 1: The Core Portfolio = 60% total marks

Unit 2: Externally Set Assignment = 40% total marks

As part of their final assessment, pupils will put up an exhibition of all coursework in May of Year 12.

There is currently NO written exam at the end of Year 12, as GCSE Art & Design is 100% coursework.


BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Art & Design (EDEXCEL)


CCEA A Level Art & Design


EDEXCEL BTEC Level 3 Creative Media Production


Art & Design Coursework Clinic

Animation club