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Fashion and Textiles Design

Heriot-Watt University

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

The course aims to develop practice-based learning, informed by an in-depth study of design. It tends to attract students from an art and design background, looking to challenge established practice and offer new insights. Through well-resourced workshops the course also promotes new approaches and processes.

You’ll be able to study an area of fashion and textiles that interests you. You’ll also be encouraged to work on inter-disciplinary projects, reflecting the School's strategy of creative collaborations between subject areas to foster design innovation. And, you’ll be supported by staff with knowledge that covers everything from design and manufacture through to technology and creativity.

You can exit at the end of 18 months with PgDip Fashion and Textiles Design.

Entry Requirements

Attracting applicants from art and design backgrounds and resulting in a design collection.

You should hold a good (first or second class) Honours degree or its non-UK equivalent in a relevant subject from a recognised British or Overseas University. In addition, work or project experience in a related company role will be taken into consideration as part of the application process.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MA

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

24 months

Faculty

School of Textiles and Design

Department

Textiles and Design

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.hw.ac.uk

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography