Art at PHS is a dynamic subject area where students can learn and work with a variety of materials and art making methods to develop their own ideas.


Year 9

Art is a core subject for three periods per week for one term of the year exploring a variety of art media, methods and ideas within six fields: Drawing, Print-Making, Sculpture & Painting, Photography, and ArtDesign.

Year 10

Students choose from four different semester courses covering a full range of mediums

Year 11

The Year 11 course is based around students making independent decisions

Year 12 & Year 13

Choose from up to five different courses; Art Design, Art History, Painting, Photography and Sculpture