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Contemporary Textiles

Shetland College UHI

Venues

Main Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

If you want to study contemporary textiles, then why not consider coming to Shetland and be inspired by its rich design heritage and stunning landscapes?

Here you will develop your practical skills in a range of textile areas, such as knit, weave and surface effects, including silk screen and designs for digital printing.

Our vibrant course aims to harness your talent and equip you with the skills that will help you sustain a career in this sector. Professional practice will be integral to your training and there is a strong emphasis on contemporary design and awareness of market trends.

We offer well-equipped, modern studios and expert tuition from a team of practising artists and designers. You will also benefit from individual and small group tuition.

Entry Requirements

3 Highers at C or above preferably including English or a social subject with a strong essay writing assessment element. You must submit a portfolio of recent work.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

W231

Course Length

4 years

Department

Creative and Cultural Industries

SCQF Level

10

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography