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CD Cover Design & Analysis »

Jeremy Orlebar | Thursday May 07, 2009

Categories: Music, Other Topics, Skills, CD Covers, DVD Covers

Most exam boards have an option to design a CD cover as part of course work for both GCSE and A level. Some boards now require pieces of work in at least two mediums, and a CD cover is a good supplementary piece of work to support a music video or other course work.

Designing the cover of a CD is a great way to be creative in the visual arts.

Context

The album cover became an art form in the 1960s like so much else to do with popular music. The 12 inch album sleeve offered...

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DVD Covers Downloads »

Richard Gent | Tuesday August 18, 2009

Categories: Skills, CD Covers, DVD Covers

GCSE Games Package Project.doc

GCSE Games Supporting Account.doc




CD Covers Downloads »

Richard Gent | Tuesday August 18, 2009

Categories: Skills, CD Covers

CD Cover Design Project.zip




CD Cover Scheme »

Pamela Harris | Thursday May 07, 2009

Categories: GCSE, Music, Other Topics, Skills, CD Covers

A Suggested Scheme of Work

This scheme of work is not in any way prescriptive, it is simply offered as a possible way in. It should be adapted and moulded to fit particular teachers, students and resources.

Week One

Students should carry out a textual analysis of at least 2 CD covers. At least one must be related to the genre of music they are studying.

Example CD covers can be found on here, along with the helpsheet.
Students should ensure that they have taken suitable...

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