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GCSE Design and Technology: Textiles at Chase Terrace Technology College

Course description

The key to choosing the D&T subject that suits you best is as follows: Textiles - an ability to work with textiles in a variety fo contexts. An interest in fashion and a good eye for shape and colour. A desire to develop fashion design skills using a variety of fabrics and to work with equipment such as computerised sewing machines. A willingness to explore a range of decorative techniques.

Future opportunities

You could take this course to prepare for advanced level courses such as an A/AS Level in Design and Technology or you may need to strengthen your grades by completing a foundation or intermediate vocational qualification. You could also go straight into employment and do further training or part time study with the support of your employer.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chase Terrace Technology College directly.

Last updated date: 07 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years