Research and analysis

Establishing an excellent foundation for drawing

Ofsted good practice example showing how the Manchester Metropolitan University Foundation Art and Design programme is successful.

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Manchester Metropolitan University - good practice example.pdf

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The Foundation Art and Design programme at Manchester Metropolitan University continued to be deemed outstanding in its December 2012 inspection report. A key feature is a continuous and intensive focus on drawing and developing students’ understanding and appreciation of drawing. As a result, the quality and richness of students’ final portfolios and their individual expression of ideas are enhanced significantly.

Published 3 May 2013