Fashion and Textiles Level 3 at Gateshead College
This is a vocational course to develop your skills in fashion and textiles.
The course will give you the opportunity to explore a range of materials, media and techniques.
You will produce work which investigates and explores your creativity and knowledge of this industry through researching traditional and contemporary designers, combining this with hands on practical skills development.
In your first year you will learn about a wide range of textile techniques and generate ideas which can be applied to explore through Fashion and textile design.
You will need to be open minded, creative and experimental.
You will work to diverse exciting briefs relevant to your interest in this area.
In year two you will tailor your interests to develop your own individual style to create a professional portfolio of work relevant to your chosen progression route or career.
- Four GCSEs at C or above, or a Level 2 Diploma at Merit or above, preferably in appropriate subject areas.
- Level 2 English/literacy is essential.
- Level 2 Math/numeracy is desirable.
- Students without either or both will be encouraged to study them alongside their main programme. appropriate experience.
Continuous assessment using class based assignments and portfolio of evidence
Fast-track to an apprenticeship
If you can’t find the right apprenticeship vacancy or you want to do some studying first - no problem. You can start on a vocational study programme then once you’re ready and a vacancy becomes available, we’ll help you transfer on to an apprenticeship.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Gateshead College directly.