The Fine Art Course in the lower sixth is first composed of an introductory drawing course followed by a main extensive practical topic. Life drawing is available for one hour per week. This is good to have for Art Foundation Applications.
In the upper sixth you will work on one main practical topic and write a 3000 word Related Study which should be illustrated.
You will also do a second practical topic in the upper sixth which leads to the 15 hour examination in May.You will be given the exam paper after Christmas in the Upper Sixth year. You thn have a little over a term to prepare for this examination.