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Fashion & Clothing BTEC Intermediate Diploma Level 2 at Fareham College

Course description

This course will appeal to students interested in fashion and clothing. You will introduced to essential artistic and creative skills that will be developed through projects that explore sewing techniques, fashion illustration, design development, garment and pattern construction.

You will go on regular visits to fashion exhibitions locally and in London. You will also have the opportunity to go on residential trips relevant to your course. More recently, students have travelled to Berlin and Paris.
The year ends with an exciting catwalk show and a static summer exhibition, allowing your friends and family to come and view your work.

Entry requirements

Five GCSEs at grade D or above to include English Language and maths and a creative subject. You will need to bring evidence of some creative work to your interview.


You are assessed through coursework projects only and you will develop a portfolio of work ready for progression to Level 3.

Financial information

There will be a small materials fee which we will let you know about upon application.

Future opportunities

This course ideal to progress onto Level 3 Fashion and Clothing or Art and Design. Career pathways or further study could lead to; Junior fashion designer, textile assistant, trainee technician or a creative Apprenticeship.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Fareham College directly.

Last updated date: 24 March 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year