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Art and Design (Textile Design) A Level at Haydon Bridge Community High School and Sports College

Course description

This subject will offer an exciting opportunity to embrace textile, fashion and design, looking at the design industry from an artist’s perspective. It will introduce you to the contemporary approach of the industry and encourage you to flourish as a potential textile designer, looking at a variety of techniques.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE grades at A* - C (or equivalent).


Your overall grade is composed of 60% coursework and 40% exam.

Your coursework comprises the projects that you complete during Year 12 and 13 as well as a personal investigation which involves a written element of 1000-3000 words.

Your exam is a project with an externally set starting point which culminates in a 15 hour supervised assessment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Haydon Bridge Community High School and Sports College directly.

Last updated date: 04 October 2017

Key information

  • Start date: Next January