Level 3 is aimed at developing your artistic skills in fashion and textiles.
Year 1 you will study towards the Diploma and explore a wide range of
techniques, with the creation of textiles and fashion being central to every
project. We also look closely at the work of others and strive to create
exciting, experimental outcome that are supported by innovative sketchbooks.
Year 2 you will progress to the Extended Diploma and focus on creating more
specialist fashion and textile pieces. You will begin to work more
independently, developing ideas of a more personal nature, the course culminates
in a final self-initiated project and exhibition to showcase your collection of
creative work. The course is aimed at anyone who has a creative mind, wants to
develop their design knowledge and skills and has a real passion and desire to
work in the creative industries.
You will gain self confidence in your portfolio work and a range of personal
skills, such as, working within a group, independence and advise on completing
application forms for employment and university, you will be guided through
interview processes this will equip you for applications and interviews at
university, apprenticeships or employment.
Future Career and Earning Potentials:
Fashion Design Assistant £14K-£23K
Fashion Designer £20K-£80K
Textile Designer £15K-£40K
(Source: National Careers Service)
Please Note: Work placement opportunities will be available at all