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|Introduction||This exciting and flexible programme aims to provide a broad introduction to Fashion and Textile design and equip students with a extensive range of technical skills within Design, Print, Embroidered Textiles, Pattern cutting and Manufacture to list a few. The HND is a full-time course, that will be completed over two years. After which you will have the opportunity to continue your studies for a third year to top up your qualification to a Level 6 University BA (Hons) Degree level.|
|Study Outline||Initially students will spend an interdisciplinary period in two pathways: Fashion Design; and Textile Design. Students then elect to specialise in one of these pathways for the second year of the programme. In addition, the following units will be covered during the course: Visual Studies; Business studies; digital computers for Designers; Professional Practice; Contextual studies; Photography and Work Experience. The course is delivered through lectures, seminars, and trips.|
|Entry Requirements||Applicants should be at least 18 years of age on entry and should have a comprehensive portfolio of work plus one of the following: 120 Tariff Points; BTEC National Diploma with MMM as a minimum; Level 3 Diploma in Foundation Studies (Art and Design); An International Baccalaureate with 24 points; An equivalent qualification or experience. Applications are particularly welcome from mature students with relevant work experience.
Course UCAS code: 074J|
|Equipment||An equipment list will be sent to successful applicants.
Packs can be purchased at cost price through the College.|
|Attendance||Attendance is three days a week.|
|Assessment||Progress is monitored through a process of continuous assessment. Students obtain regular feedback on personal progress during tutorials.|
|Progression||Graduates of the HND Design for Fashion or Textiles can apply to do a top up course at level 6 on too local BA(Hons)Degree programs in areas such as Fashion Design, Costume, Fashion Marketing and Textiles. Graduates can also progress into employment opportunities in both the fashion and textile industries.|
|Suitable for Higher Education?||Y|
|Suitable for Individuals?||Y|
|Suitable for Employers?||Y|