Fashion and Textiles A Level at Hayesfield Girls' School and Mixed Sixth Form
Why study this subject at Hayesfield?
Fashion is the largest employer of all the UK’s creative industries. The UK fashion industry is estimated to support 797,000 jobs and its direct value to the UK economy is estimated at £26bn.
Hayesfield is the only Sixth Form in Bath offering Fashion and Textiles. Students here have access to state of the art facilities and specialised teaching with dedicated technician support in a bespoke Sixth Form space.
100% of candidates securing places on Art Foundation courses, degree courses, further education courses or apprenticeships
100% enjoyment! Why would you go elsewhere?!...
Historical, social, cultural, environmental and economic influences on design and technology.
Enjoying opportunities to put their learning into practice by producing wonderful products of your choice.
You will use creativity and imagination to design and make prototypes that solve real and relevant problems, considering your own and others’ needs, wants and values.
Grade 5 in GCSE Textiles.
The course is assessed across three areas:
Designing and Making Principles
50% NEA (coursework)
50% Exam at the end of the course.
Design and Art-related courses in higher education
This subject works well with
All design subjects, including Art.
Extra/Super curricular activities
The Clothes Show visit.
Mulberry Factory visit.
American Museum visit.
Attend all local university degree shows.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hayesfield Girls' School and Mixed Sixth Form directly.