About this course
This course is aimed at those students who will thrive on being challenged creatively as it will develop you skills in research, design development, pattern making, and garment construction. The second year of study building upon these and enabling you to grow as a designer, illustrator, pattern cutter, and machinist. You will receive weekly feedback from staff and peers, with more formal feedback given at the end of each project. This allows you to receive positive and constructive advice on your work throughout the project. You will also have a clear understanding of meeting deadlines and expectations.
- A minimum of 4 GCSEs grade C or higher, one being English or maths or a related Level 2 vocational course at Merit or higher (if a Pass grade is achieved GCSE grades and/or functional skills results can also be considered).
- English and maths assessed at Level 1 or above.
- A portfolio of work that shows research, art, fashion and your approach to creative work.
- To progress to the second year Extended Diploma qualification you will need to successfully complete the first year of this course and demonstrate good attendance and punctuality at the College.