University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Fashion Design University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: The Open University


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Course summary

TEF Silver

University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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A practical and creative course with a strong focus on industry sills combined with creative development. You will cover everything from design to garment construction, including fashion drawing and illustration, style forecasting and marketing. What's more, we encourage you to develop your own style right from the outset, meaning you can start caring your niche from the day you arrive in our industry-style Fashion Workshop and spacious design studios.

Course details


Modules studied may include:
idea and materiality; sustainability; critical reflection; studio practice; making meanings; value and context

Assessment method

100% coursework, including practical design solutions and written content through an extended essay. This course is delivered on-site each week across the academic year

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code R3Z4
Institution code B70
Campus name Taunton Campus
Campus code T

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points from a full level 3 qualification
A level 64 UCAS tariff points
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP
Access to HE Diploma 64 UCAS points

students are also required to have four GCSEs to include English Language and Maths Grade C / 4 or above

Additional entry requirements



we run portfolio workshops throughout the year to help you prepare for interview

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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Provider information

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University Centre Somerset - Bridgwater & Taunton College
Bath Road

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01278 441234