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FdA Fashion & Textiles

Full-time FdA Fashion & Textiles Level 5 | Foundation Degree in Fashion and Textiles

The course offers an exciting opportunity to explore the interdisciplinary nature of Fashion & Textiles at degree level. Our focus is on expanding creative thinking whilst developing the necessary technical skills for employment in industry. A wide range of fashion and textiles techniques are introd...

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When Times Where Level Day Fee UCAS Code Institution Code
September 2020Queens Road Campus5£75006V4DS55Apply via UCAS

Tuition Fees

16-18

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course.

19-23

If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (English or Maths Course etc.)

If you are 19 or over and taking an English or Maths course up to an including Level 2, and have not previously achieved a GCSE Grade A* to C or grade 4 or higher, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 2 Course or Below etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying a level 2 course or below, you may be entitled to a Low Income/Benefit Waiver. If awarded, this Waiver will cover your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 3 Course or Above etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying on a level 3 course or above, and the Level 3 Legal Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may however be eligible to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the tuition fees.

Please make arrangements to pay your course fee costs at the time of enrolment. Payment is due prior to the start of your course. The option to pay via an instalment plan is available if required. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date course fees – these may be subject to change.

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Summary

The course offers an exciting opportunity to explore the interdisciplinary nature of Fashion & Textiles at degree level. Our focus is on expanding creative thinking whilst developing the necessary technical skills for employment in industry. A wide range of fashion and textiles techniques are introduced throughout the course. Students are encouraged to identify their own creative style through the increasingly skilled use of the techniques they select for further development. The course is delivered through a range of live projects, workshops, seminars and visits. Students are encouraged to challenge themselves and become increasingly independent, assisted by exceptional levels of support. All lecturers are either/and/or practicing artists, designers, researchers, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to their teaching. Bristol is one of the UK’s leading creative cities. Our Foundation Degree in Fashion & Textiles will offer you the opportunity to immerse yourself in this vibrant city environment and in the progressive nature of the fashion and textiles industries.

What do I need to join?

64 UCAS tariff points. You will be required to attend an interview where you will present a digital or paper-based portfolio. Mature students over 21 will be required to demonstrate professional/ creative experience and evidence of academic ability

What are my career options?

Fashion Designer

  • Retail Buyer
  • Retail Merchandiser Stylist
  • Textile Designer
  • Visual Merchandiser

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    Course information last updated: Tuesday 12th November 2019 @ 10.50am (5 days ago)

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