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Why Fashion and Textiles? The Foundation Degree in Fashion and Textiles Design focuses on creative thinking and enables students to develop a range of design skills and technical knowledge to support career progression within the fashion and textiles industry. This course is taught at Gower College, Swansea, Llwyn y Bryn Campus.
Year 1 Level 4: • Research, Design Creativity and Realisation • Sustainable and Ethical Design and Make • Contextual Studies 1: History of Fashion • Contextual Studies 2: The Fashion Industry • Textile Design • Digital Design for Fashion and Textiles Year 2 Level 5 : • Creative and Sustainable Design Process and Realisation for Industry • Advanced Commercial Design and Realisation • Contextual Studies 3: Subculture and Identity • Industrial Placement • Self-Promotion • Portfolio Preparation
The course is studio based and assessment is through practical experimentation and write-ups both digitally and in sketchbooks, practical outcomes, reports, presentations, observations, portfolio of work.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
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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- Gower College, Swansea
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Please contact the Gower College Swansea International Department at http://www.gcs.ac.uk/international or on +44 1792 284007.
Grade 4/C in GCSE English Language and Mathematics (or equivalent) are normally required.
Additional entry requirements
English language requirements
International students will need to produce evidence of an acceptable score on an approved English language test such as IELTS. We run pre-sessional English language courses to help you prepare for undergraduate or postgraduate study.
English Language requirements
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7500||Year 1|