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Extended Diploma in Fashion & Clothing Year 2

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Course CodeU0008
Academic Year1819
Dates10th September 2018 to 28th June 2019
Location NameHinckley Campus
AreaCreative Design
Mode Of ProvisionFull Time
IntroductionIf you are considering a career in the exciting world of fashion, this programme will provide you with an intensive and realistic introduction. The programme includes projects set by industry and trips to London. The programme is offered as a 90 Credit Diploma in Fashion and Clothing Diploma in the first year and subject to satisfactory completion of the first year, students will progress to completing the Extended Diploma in the second year.
Study OutlineIn this highly structured programme you will be introduced to the techniques of: Design, illustration and presentation; pattern cutting; garment technology; contextual studies and computer aided design. You will also study a functional skill.
Entry RequirementsStudents must be 16+. UK students should have obtained four GCSE passes at Grade C or above. Students of 21 or over should be able to demonstrate that they are sufficiently well motivated to cope with the demands of the programme and possess the appropriate ability.
EquipmentSpecialist fashion equipment packs are ordered through the College and can be paid for in installments or for those in need, claimed through the College Bursary.
AttendanceLearners will study a three day a week intesive program with supplimentary workshops when required.
AssessmentProgress on this programme is monitored by continuous assessment procedures. Students obtain regular feedback at assessment points during the programme.
ProgressionThe programme provides a nationally recognised qualification for those who wish to move on to Higher Education at Degree or HND level. Students may progress onto the HND in Design for Fashion and Textiles at the College. It also provides good opportunities for those wishing to enter the fashion industry or set up their own business.
QualificationExtended Diploma
Awarding BodyEDEXCEL
Level3
Available Full-time?Y
Available Part-time?Y
Suitable for Higher Education?Y
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?N
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