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Start date: 18/09/2018 - Bristol School of Art - Queens Road, Bristol
End date: 30/06/2020
Duration: 2 years - Full Time
Course length: 2 years - Full Time
Qualifications: Foundation Degree
Code: Institution code:S55 - Course code: 6V4D
Cost: £7500 per year

Bristol School of Art - Queens Road, Bristol

Queens Road
Clifton
Bristol
BS8 1PX

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Foundation Degree in Fashion and Textiles

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The Foundation Degree in Fashion and Textiles, enables students to acquire a range of design practice skills and technical knowledge to support career progression within the fashion industry. The course aims to give you insights into the significance of fashion and textile design, as well as exploring a diverse range of styles and their associated production methods.

This degree offers students an exciting opportunity to study Fashion and Textiles and the progressive, cross disciplinary aspects of these industries. Our focus is on creative thinking and developing the knowledge and technical skills appropriate for employment in the creative industries.

Modules include:-

Professional Practice ,Work-Based Project, Contextualising Fashion and Textiles, Fashion Drawing, Pattern Cutting and Workshop Skills, Surface Design and Texture Modules, Contextualising Fashion and Textiles, Innovation and Technique Pattern Cutting and Workshop Skills and Design Development

A varied range of workshops deliver practical skills in Fashion & Textile design, as well as a wider approach to Fashion Communication through Illustration, Photography and Marketing/Promotion. Through a range of creative assignments integrated within the modules, students develop a portfolio that will support job applications within the Fashion and Textiles associated industries. Progression to a 3rd year (top up Level 6) completes the BA and then you can move onto further postgraduate studies.

Potential career opportunities include Fashion Designing, Buyer, Textile Designing, Sales, Technical Development and Research or Establish own business.

Entry requirements

All students are required to present a portfolio (digital and paper-based) and attend an interview for entry to the programme. Applicants must apply via UCAS Students are expected to have a GCSE grade C pass or equivalent in Maths & English.

Points accepted: 64 points required from qualifications with the volume and depth of A level or equivalent.
Mature students over 21 - Professional/ Creative experience profile and evidence of academic ability.

Further Information

For further course information, please contact Teresa Searle by emailing: teresa.searle@sgscol.ac.uk
For admissions and finance advice/guidance, please email: highereducation@sgscol.ac.uk

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Dates & Costs

Foundation Degree in Fashion and Textiles

Start date: 18/09/2018
End date: 30/06/2020
Duration: 2 years - Full Time
Course length: 2 years - Full Time
Time(s): 9am - 4.40pm
Qualifications: Foundation Degree
Code: Institution code:S55 - Course code: 6V4D

Cost: £7500 per year



Start End Time Campus
18/09/2018 30/06/2020 9am - 4.40pm Bristol School of Art - Queens Road, Bristol