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Fashion Level 2 BTEC Diploma at Mid Cheshire College

Course description

This eight unit course is designed to help you to build a portfolio of fashion design work to prepare you for application to BTEC Extended Diploma Fashion (Level 3).

You will study designers, fashion illustration and the history of fashion.

Course content

This course includes a Study Programme to provide learners with a coherent and enriching curriculum which will provide them with the academic, social and employability skills to progress to further or higher education or employment.

The content of the study programme is designed to broaden the learner experience beyond the main qualification of study.

The key theme of Study Programmes at Level 2 will be the development of occupational skills in a selected vocational area and the development of personal, social and employability skills with a view to raising aspirations.

As well as your core qualification you will study GCSE or Functional Skills English or Maths plus English and maths development as part of the core qualification.

Learners will also undertake personal progress planning and pastoral education. Plus additional personal development activity which may include work experience and projects.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs Grade D or above or equivalent. You will also need to present a satisfactory portfolio.


You will undertake practical work, independent assignments, lectures and written evaluations. Assessments are continuous with tutorial support. Some written work is required throughout all units. Learning takes place through practical work, visits and frequent reviews.

Future opportunities

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to progress on to a BTEC Extended Diploma in Fashion.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 08 April 2016

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