Art & Design Programme

    Yew Wah International Education School of Shanghai Gubei specialises in providing a three-year International Art and Design Upper Secondary Programme, which includes a one-year Pre-A programme and a two-year General Certificate of Education Advanced Level (A Level) programme.


    David Leung, director of the fashion design course, is visiting professor of Parsons School of Design and the first Chinese designer of Italian fashion brand Versace. The course aims to cultivate artistic creativity, develop outstanding bilingual skills in Chinese and English, and nurture talents widely acknowledged by overseas art and design institutions and universities.


    The A Level certificates, issued by Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) are widely recognised globally.

    Electives

    • Art and Design (choose one out of three options)
      • Fine Art
      • Graphic Communication
      • Fashion Design and Textiles
    • Design and Technology
    • Digital Media and Design
    • Music
    • Business
    • Computer Science
    • Physics
    • Economics
    • Mathematics*

    Compulsory Subjects

    • English
    • Chinese
    • Wellness (Physical Education & Character Education)
    • Portfolio & University Guidance

    * Mathematics changes from compulsory in Pre-A to elective at A Level.


    Foundation Art Class is provided to all students who choose Art & Design elective in Pre-A.

    Snapshot of a School Day in Upper Secondary