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Introduction to Fashion and Textiles

Edinburgh College

Venues

Granton Campus

Content

This course is designed for those interested in; fashion and textiles, starting a new hobby or pursuing a new career. You will need little to no experience in fashion and textile design as this course will start with the very basics.

During this course you will develop your artistic abilities and learn the techniques needed to construct basic garments and accessories. You will work in Edinburgh College school of art’s fashion and textile studio where you will receive training in sewing machines, garment construction, fabric dyeing, embroidery and embellishments. You will also learn pattern cutting which can lead to further design studies or employment in the fashion and textiles sector. This course will provide you with a portfolio that you can use in UCAS and further study applications to study an art and design course at a university level.

Entry Requirements

No formal qualifications required but students should have an interest in fashion and textiles.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

12 weeks

Department

Art and Design

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography