Certificate in Textiles for Fashion and Interiors
This dynamic, skills driven course is aimed at beginners interested in textiles for learning about fashion and interiors. Focusing on the design process you will explore creative drawing and design using mixed media, surface decoration/pattern and making skills. Subjects include printmaking, fashion illustration, product and garment construction. Our expert staff will encourage and assist you in the development of your creative process during workshop activities and one-to-one tutorials. You will develop both sewing machine and hand stitch skills. Teaching takes place in our textiles design studios with our supportive and friendly staff. You will become successful through commitment, focus and good timekeeping.
Minimum of 2 relevant Nat 5/equivalent qualifications, preferred English and Art/Design or successful completion of a relevant SCQF level 5 course (and minimum 85% attendance on this course). At interview applicants should bring a portfolio of art and design work such as drawings/designs/photography. Digital portfolios submissions are also accepted. Mature candidates without formal qualifications will be considered on presentation of a portfolio.
Method of Assessment
Continuous internal/external assessment with the focus on portfolio production and submission.
Successful students may progress to our two-year HND Textiles programme or also apply to another HN level Art & Design course in our department.
13 Sep 2021
- Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page