Part Time, Short Course
Art, Design and Media
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Who is this course for?
Anyone with a interest in fashion and design and wish to gain basic sewing and design development knowledge providing a good learning foundation on which to build.
What do you need to apply for the course?
No formal qualifications are necessary, just a keen interest in fashion and sewing and a desire to learn.
What are the key things you'll learn?
Gain an awareness of the design development process; create a portfolio of design development and a learning journal of garment construction techniques.
How you will learn
Sessions will be mainly practical learning how to sew, draw and how to research. The course is assessed with a submitted portfolio of work.
Where could this course take you?
This course provides a good foundation of learning and can lead on to the Level 2 Award in Fashion.
It is also suitable for those who are interested in a designer/maker career or those taking their first steps in working towards a career in the fashion industry.
What costs will you incur?
Students will need to buy a sewing kit and may prefer to invest in their own sewing machine. They will need to buy a pattern and fabric for their final garment.