Fashion and textiles
Level 3 Diploma and Extended
The course is full-time. Students will learn through a series of projects, seminars, tutorials, demonstrations and lectures wherein the course teaches technical skills, design analysis & creative development. Subjects include fashion design, textile design, pattern cutting, garment construction, illustration, drawing etc.
As the course progresses each project builds on the skills gained previously. Students rapidly develop their knowledge, skills and attitudes in fashion and textiles whilst maintaining a broad range of creative ideas. All teaching staff have expertise in their fields and are practising professionals who are keen to encourage students to develop and expand their skills in fashion and textiles.
Initially you will be enrolled on the UAL Diploma in Art & Design (Fashion & Textiles) in the first instance and you will achieve 9 units for this Award.
The level 3 Extended Diploma in Art & Design is made up of 12 mandatory units and two optional units. Students must achieve one of the two units; Unit 13: Project Proposal and realisation in art & design at level 3 or Unit 14 Project Proposal and realisation in art & design at level 4. The full award is at the same educational level as A levels and will enable you to apply for Higher Education (degree courses)