Art, Design & Technology

We aim to ensure that all pupils:

  • Gain confidence, skill, knowledge and understanding in using a range of media for creative expression
  • Are encouraged to take risks, explore different ways to construct meaning, and try out new ways of working with a range of materials and media
  • Express critical views of their own work and the work of other artists / designers
  • Learn to think like artists, designers, and creative workers
  • Engage with a wide range of artists and designers work

We seek to build conceptual understanding of:

  • The ability to analyse artists and designers work
  • Using a range of techniques and viewpoints to record ideas
  • Exploring, developing and refining ideas in a variety of different forms and media
  • Responding personally to briefs and concepts from a global context
  • Resilience and the ability to build upon ideas and personal outcomes
  • Responding personally to briefs and ideas in the world around student

Art & Design Curriculum Maps 2023-24

Design & Technology Curriculum Maps 2022-23

Food Technology Curriculum Maps 2022-23

City of London Academy Islington

Prebend Street | Islington | N1 8PQ

Telephone: 020 7226 8611

Registered in England: No 6426966, City of London Academy Islington Limited is a Registered Charity no: 1121962