Creative Industries: Art Design and Textiles

UHI North, West and Hebrides


Fort William Campus


Do you have an interest in fashion or textiles design? This course offers the opportunity to explore your creative side though a range of specially delivered units of study that prepare you for progression into a creative discipline of your choice.

Through studying fashion and design you have the opportunity to develop an inspirational approach to research, design and production of fashion and textiles pieces from concept to final realisation and produce a professional portfolio of your work to present to employers, college, university or to set up a creative venture of your own.

You’ll explore a number of creative disciplines, research the work of other artists and undertake projects to express a range of skills, completing final pieces for assessment as you progress.

You will help to organise and take part in a fashion show showcasing all the work achieved over the year.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 or 5. Portfolio of work.

Progression Routes

This course provides good progression routes for further study in art, design, textiles and fashion sectors as well as the production of a portfolio for application to many design orientated Higher Education Establishments at College or University.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

34 weeks


Creative Industries

SCQF Level