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Textiles

West Highland College UHI

Venues

Fort William Campus

Content

The HNC Textiles is a creative design-led course which offers experience in surface decoration, creative textile development, drawing and design development relating to the production of fashion, interior and accessory design. It is a portfolio-based course which encourages the exploration and experimentation of materials, media and techniques to provide a broad range of skills and knowledge in textiles and fashion design.

The course offers a balance of practical skills, core skills and a programme of units that will help you prepare for progression to degree programmes, or to employment or self-employment. You will have the opportunity to explore these subjects by producing a portfolio of work and creating a textile and fashion collection.

Throughout the course you will be encouraged and guided to develop your own practice and area of specialism. Exploring a broad range of subjects such as drawing and design development, you will gain skills that will be applicable to a variety of creative career pathways.

Entry Requirements

1 Higher or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND or degree course

Start Date

September

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

124J

Course Length

1 year

Department

Creative and Cultural Industries

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography