Design Technology - Textiles at Ribston Hall High School
The Design and Technology department are excited to introduce this new
course for the academic year 2014/2015.
A-level Textile Design provides students with opportunities to develop
personal responses to ideas, observations, experiences, environments and
cultures in practical, critical and contextual forms. Students have more
freedom to be expressive and creative using a range of media. They will
be able to demonstrate independence of mind in developing their own
ideas. Students who take this course must have a genuine interest and
enthusiasm for Fashion and Textiles. They must also be committed, as a
large amount of independent study is required.
Ribston Hall has a wide range of both traditional and new technologies that will enable textile students to produce
inspirational and creative design work.
Students will develop numerous transferable skills throughout their A-Level including analysis, creativity, problem solving,
evaluation and time management. Studying A-Level Textile Design can lead to a range of possible careers paths; including
Fashion Design, Textiles Design Fashion and Textile Management, Fashion Marketing, Buying etc.
Grade B or above in:
Design & Technology: Textiles or and Art related subject
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ribston Hall High School directly.