To achieve a Bronze Arts Award, young people collect evidence in an individual arts log or portfolio of their experiences of: 

  • developing their interests, knowledge and skills through actively participating in any art form
  • experience of at least one arts event/experience as an audience member and their review of that event/experience
  • researching the career and work of an artist or craftsperson that inspires them
  • experience of passing on an arts skill

Aims of the qualification

Bronze Arts Award enables learners to develop a basic understanding of arts practice and some knowledge of arts provision in the community. Learners commit to taking part in creative activities and demonstrate a basic understanding of effective communication and an ability to convey information.

Learners create a personal arts log or portfolio containing evidence of their experiences. These arts logs or portfolios can be in any format, including digital.