This course provides intensive industry training in Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS) bespoke workshops. Discover your creative potential as you explore costume design and learn industry design techniques using sewing machines, paint techniques, wig preparation skills and embroidery. This course will ensure you are fully prepared and qualified to progress onto further study at a university level and is a direct route to the third year of BA Hons Costume and Performance Design course at Bournemouth University.
Practical skills in pattern cutting and costume construction; Decorative techniques used to embellish costume; Introduction to the art of corsetry; Millinery/headwear sculptural costume elements; Professional practice design and the history of costume and theatre.
2 Highers at A or B, preferably including English or History; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.
Interview required where art folders or previous sewing experience can be demonstrated.
You may choose to apply for a Degree level course in related specialist subjects.