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Furniture Craftsmanship with Design

City of Glasgow College

Venues

City Campus

Content

This course encourages you to develop practical skills through manufacture and to express yourself through design. You’ll be encouraged to study in-depth the construction of furniture, to develop and build designs and to hone your skills in cabinet making, upholstery and wood finishing.

You'll study:
Furniture Construction; Furniture Materials; Machine Woodworking; Workshop Practice; Furniture History; Design Study; Power Tools; Techniques of Timber Fabrication; Methods of Upholstering and Finishing.

Entry Requirements

Higher Design and Manufacture plus English at National 5; or NQ Furniture; or other relevant NC at SCQF Level 6. A portfolio of your work is required. Interview.

Progression Routes

3rd year of BA (Hons) Product Design at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Start Date

September

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Design Crafts and Graphic Arts

SCQF Level

8

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

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