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A Level Textiles

Fashion Textiles L3

Course outline

This practical course explores the use of traditional materials, techniques and processes to communicate and demonstrate your individual ideas.

It can be used to explore fashion, interior or fine art textiles. You will get the opportunity to use a variety of materials and techniques including print, knit, weave, structure and natural fibres.

An important aspect of the course is to consider the work of artists and designers to help inform your own personal creativity.

How to apply for this course

Choose one of the options from the table below and hit "Apply". You will select your individual subjects when you complete the application.

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Location Date

Location:

Stoney Street
25 Stoney Street
Nottingham
NG1 1LP

Date:

Start: 4th September 2019

A Level Programme (2 years)

Course code: C000450 / Q021742

Location:

Stoney Street
25 Stoney Street
Nottingham
NG1 1LP

Date:

Start: 4th September 2019

A Level Intensive Programme (1 year)

Course code: C000453 / Q021742

Qualification

A Level Textiles

Duration

1 or 2 years

Level Level 3
Entry requirements

To study 3 A Levels you’ll need at least 5 GCSE’s at grades 9-4 (A*-C) including GCSE English and Maths at grade 4 (C) or above.

To study 4 A Levels you’ll need at least 6 GCSE’s at grades 9-6 (A*-C) including GCSE English and Maths at grade 4 (C) or above.

One of your GCSEs must be a Grade 4 (C) or above in GCSE Art and Design or GCSE Textiles. If you have not studied Art and Design previously you will be asked to attend a Drawing Day which is held in July.

Teaching & assessment

Assessment is a combination of examinations and coursework, including a personal investigation with a 3,000 word study and a controlled assignment (15-hour exam).

Progression

You could choose to move on to a related higher education course such as fashion design, pattern cutting or fashion business. You could be working towards a career as a fashion designer or garment technologist.

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!

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