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.
Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
Gower College, Swansea
Year 1 Level 4:
• Research, Archive and Design Creativity
• Design Product and Realisation
• Sustainable and Ethical Fashion
• Contextual Studies 1: History of Fashion
• Contextual Studies 2: The Fashion Industry
• Textile Design
• Digital Design for Fashion and Textiles
Year 2 Level 5 :
• Design Process for Industry
• Design Product and Realisation 2
• Contextual Studies 3: Subculture and Identity
• Industrial Placement
• 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.
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:
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Gower College, Swansea|
The following entry points are available for this course:
Please contact the Gower College Swansea International Department at http://www.gcs.ac.uk/international or on +44 1792 284007.
|UCAS Tariff||48 points|
|A level||DD - EEE|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||PPP|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass|
|Scottish Higher||Not accepted|
Interview and Portfolio applies to all students applying
|Northern Ireland||£7,500||Year 1|