Start Date1 Sep 2021
Course: BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma Art & Design (Textiles)Campus: Strand RoadType: Full TimeStart Date: 01/09/2021Fees:
- Site location Strand Road
- Contextual Studies
- Individual Project (Pearson Set)
- Techniques and Processes
- Computer Aided Design (CAD)
- Fashion and Textiles Practices
- Professional Practice
- Applied Practice Collaborative Project (Pearson Set)
- Professional Development
- Advanced Textile Studies
UK Requirements32 UCAS points at A-Level (must include Art or Art related subject) together with 4 GCSEs (Grade C or above) to include Art, Maths and English (Level 2 Essential Skills in Numeracy and Literacy will also be accepted); OR Level 3 Extended Diploma in Art and Design, Level 3 Art and Design Foundation Diploma or equivalent Level 3 qualificationA portfolio of work demonstrating your suitability and aptitude for this course must be presented at interview. Minimum age for entry will normally be 18, which may be waived in exceptional cases.
ROI Requirements32 UCAS points and 4 OLCs subjects at Leaving Cert (Grade 04 or above) which must include Art, English and Maths. A portfolio of work demonstrating your suitability and aptitude for this course must be presented at interview. Minimum age for entry will normally be 18, which may be waived in exceptional cases.
Further StudyWhen you complete the course, you may be able to progress into a relevant degree programme at university with exemptions from Year 1 and Year 2 in some cases, or seek employment opportunities in this field.
Career ProspectsTextile designer, Print designer, Textile technician, Small business enterprise, Retail buyer, Visual merchandiser, Creative industries, Teaching.
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