You will develop specialist techniques and processes in textile design in order to realise sophisticated design ideas to a professional standard. You will broaden your skills and understanding of constructed, printed and embroidered textiles through extensive exploration and experiment with media, materials, techniques, technologies and processes. Through live competitions, client briefs, entrepreneurship and live briefs you will also gain the appropriate skills required for effective employment. You will have the opportunity to take part in visits abroad, external events and visits to museums/galleries when available. You are also advised to attend and visit as many exhibitions/trade shows as possible in your time to support your studies. Progression On successful completion of the HND, depending on your grade, you may be able to complete a second or third ‘top-up’ year of a suitable degree. Alternatively, you will be well placed to pursue a career within the fashion and textiles industry.
Modules in year 1 include: Professional Development; Contextual Studies; Individual Project (External); Techniques and Practice; CAD (Computer Aided Design); Textiles Techniques; Fashion and Textiles Practices; Surface Design. Modules in year 2 include: Professional Practice; Applied Practice Collaborative Project (External); Advanced Textile Studies; Material Selection and Specification; Creative Industries Placement; Trend Forecasting; Creative Entrepreneurship.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Queens Drive Site
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
We are unable to accept applications from international students as we do not have Tier 4 status.
Applicants will be required to bring a portfolio of work to interview.
Additional entry requirements
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£5750||Year 1|