Mount Anville Secondary School

Art

‘Art education teaches a specific set of thinking skills not adequately addressed elsewhere in the curriculum.’

Mount Anville has a vibrant and busy Art department.

Junior Cycle

The mission of the Art department is the learning and practice of the various stages and processes of Art, Craft and Design. It aims to develop the student in holistic way encouraging and nurturing creativity, self-expression, social awareness, initiative, perseverance, sensibility and self-reliance.

Art is offered as an option for Junior Cycle in Mount Anville. The course offers the student a broad range of skills for example: drawing, painting, graphic design, printmaking, sculpture, modelling, construction, pottery, ceramics, animation, photography and computer graphics. For more information on Junior Certificate syllabus please click here.

In third year, Junior cycle students studying Art will complete a personal project beginning in October and ending in May (75%). They also sit a practical exam in May which consists of drawing from found objects and human forms(25%).

Senior Cycle

Art is offered as an option for Senior cycle. It is a broad course offering multiple opportunities to express artistic abilities through a range of disciplines. The course consist of four sections: Craft/Design, Still Life/Imaginative Composition, Life Drawing(62.5%) and Art History(37.5%).

Please Note: The new syllabus for Senior cycle has been revised by NCCA. A date has not yet been given for implementation but it is expected in the near future.

News
26-Feb-2021
5th and 6th year Amber Flag reps have put together a PowerPoint presentation to educate the school community on the work of Jigsaw.
12-Feb-2021
Amber Flag reps put together a video collage of MTA students completing their walks & runs as part of our schools movement challenge.
05-Feb-2021
Sophie 5 , with the help of their tutor and teacher Ms Keenehan have created a virtual walk.
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Mount Anville Road,
Dublin 14
D14 A8P3
Ireland

01 288 5313

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