Main Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
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.
3 Highers at C or above preferably including English or a social science subject. You need to submit a portfolio of visual work which clearly demonstrates your capacity to cope with the demands of the degree course.
As the BA (Hons) Contemporary Textiles course combines practical, business and CAD skills you will be prepared for a number of diverse employment opportunities
Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)
Creative and Cultural Industries