Costume for Stage and Screen

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus


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.

Course includes:

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; the history of costume.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview and portfolio.

Progression Routes

You may choose to apply for a Degree level course in related specialist subjects.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Performing Arts and Photography

SCQF Level