Fashion & Clothing, Level 1

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18:30 - 21:00

The fashion and clothing course is ideal for those who wish to gain a formal qualification and practical experience working with fashion design and manufacture for entry to further study.

Learning Styles:
Taught elements, demonstrations and hands on practical tasks.

Personal Study:
This course will involve some personal study outside the class, including research.

You will acheive a BTEC Level 1 Award in Fashion & Clothing.

This course is designed to provide a body of knowledge working with machine stitch, pattern cutting and embellishment, enabling you to translate design drawings and patterns into accomplished items of clothing.

You will be assessed at a Pass, Merit and Distinction level.

There is no formal examination element to this course. You will be assessed via a portfolio of work produced throughout the course. You will develop a portfolio of work which will include mood boards, design worksheets, fashion illustrations, textile and stitch samples, and sketchbook evidence of the creation of your final garment.

Career Opportunities

After completing this course, you may wish to progress onto:

Part-Time Courses:
- Create a Website for your Business
- Photography, Level 2

Full-Time Courses (3 days a week):
- Art & Design, Level 2
- Art & Design, Level 3
- Art & Design, Foundation Diploma
- HNC/ D Fashion & Textiles

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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

All students are asked to pay a 30 pounds workshop fee, which will cover all the resources and equipment required during the course.

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Adult fees


Please note: If you are an adult student you may be entitled to financial support to cover the cost of your course, dependent on your circumstances. Please contact Student Services on for details. More about Student Finance.

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