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Introduction to Fashion Design and Manufacture

West Highland College UHI

Venues

Fort William Campus

Content

If you're interested in design for fashion or textiles this part-time course will provide you with relevant skills in cutting, making and decoration of garments and accessories commonly used by the fashion industry.

You'll develop the artistic ability, the skills and techniques required to construct basic garments which you will make on the course.

Working in the Fashion and Textiles studios, you will be given training on how to use domestic and industrial sewing machines and overlockers. You'll also learn garment construction, fabric dyeing and surface decoration techniques. The course includes pattern cutting for beginners to support Basic Garment design and construction.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Start Date

September

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

28 weeks

Department

Creative Industries

SCQF Level

5

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography