GCSE Art and Design

e-submission via new Portal

Centre personnel responsible for electronic submission of NEA marks and sample work will require access to IAMIS, which is now via the new Portal login.


Exams Officer and Admin account holders at your centre will be able to carry out these actions, or they can create ‘User’ accounts with IAMIS access for nominated persons at your centre e.g. teachers or department leads.


Should you require access please leave sufficient time to set up your account/access. It is also important to make your marks and sample submissions in line with WJEC/Eduqas published deadlines.

Teaching: Sep 2016
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The WJEC GCSE in Art and Design is designed to provide engaging, challenging, coherent and meaningful learning experiences through a flexible structure that supports the sequential and incremental development of creative practice.

This rewarding and immersive programme of study broadens experience, develops imagination and technical skills, fosters creativity and promotes personal and social development.

The focus of the specification is to nurture an enthusiasm for Art, Craft and Design and, through a broad introductory foundation programme, to develop critical, practical and theoretical skills that enable students to gain a holistic understanding of a range of practices and contexts in the visual arts, crafts and design fields.

This linear specification provides the flexibility and capacity to build and extend the breadth and depth of student’s creative practice and offers the choice of a broad-based general course, plus seven distinct title options:

 Art, Craft and Design

 Fine Art

 Graphic Communication

 Textile Design

 Three-Dimensional Design


 Critical and Contextual Studies

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