Do you have an interest in fashion design and want to learn how to design and construct your own garments? This course will see you exploring a wide range of techniques and processes that will allow you to develop an in-depth understanding of shape, form, texture, pattern and colour.
You will develop your skills through a range of topics including:
• Fashion design
• Surface pattern
• Machine embroidery
• Felt making
• Pattern cutting
Under the direction of our TES Shortlisted Teacher of the Year, you will grow and develop your skills and express yourself creatively and imaginatively.
You’ll enjoy a range of experiences and trips including the opportunity to be inspired by the beautiful surroundings of Venice. You will also showcase your designs at the annual Fashion Show which is hosted at the Lawrence Batley Theatre.
Assessment is via examination and coursework. Please speak to our team for further details.
Grade 4 in GCSE Textiles or a relevant GCSE Art subject. If students have not taken a GCSE Art subject, then a portfolio of work will be considered. General entry criteria will also apply, this is available on our website.