Careers related learning in art, craft and design

Curriculum links

Key Processes


The key processes describe the essential skills and processes for all those working in art, craft and design. Developing these skills is essential if learners are to progress and prepare themselves for the future.

The list below draws out some of the key words that are useful in planning.

Explore
Create
Reflect
Investigate
Analyse
Make
Appreciate
Explore
Use
Draw
Develop
Understand
Evaluate

 

Click here to see the full Key Processes for art and design

Click here to see an activity that illustrates how a project might be designed to encourage learners to explore some of these processes and understand how they can help them in their future careers.


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