Introduction to VAD Year 12 Applicant Submission

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Dear Applicant,

Dear Applicant

Thank you for your application to Post 16 Visual Art & Design at The BRIT School, Well done you are now at the next stage of the application process. 

We very much value your interest in our subject and are really looking forward to hearing more about you.  

In advance of your interview we would like you to complete and submit the following two items and upload them in the appropriate place below. 

You will be given plenty of opportunity to discuss your pre-task and portfolio during your meeting.  

1.Pre-Task 1&2

Please click here to access the pre task for your Visual Art & Design / Fashion, styling & Textiles application.  We suggest you add your pre task to the end of your portfolio, or keep them separate as two documents. Please ensure they are clearly labelled as suggested in the presentation

Remember your portfolio will either be submitted as a PDF or a link to a Google Slides presentation.


We would like you to create an online portfolio that showcases your Artwork/creative practice in order to support your application.  We suggest you use Google presentations or Powerpoint and save as a PDF file, as this will make it easier for you to share.

We would like to see approximately 10-17 pieces of work which might include anything from 2D to 3D, Digital image, photography or film and  animation. 

Uploading Your Work

Please submit your portfolio that also includes the pre-task. 

  • On submission, please label your presentation with:
  • Your application Name.
  • Indication of strand. e.g. VAD.
  • Indication of which KEYSTAGE you are applying for. e.g. KS4 OR KS5. 
  • Here is an example:
  • KimSimonsKS5VADPRETASK1 

Please make sure you have uploaded the requirements for 1 and 2 by Friday 25th February 2022