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Textiles at Shrewsbury Sixth Form College

Course description

If you are excited by culture, technology, what’s happening in the world around you then the vast, fast moving, global industry of textiles has opportunities to thrill and excite. If you feel that you are interested in colour, pattern, shapes and fabrics, to create ideas, then the starting point for a future in the industry is here, at SSFC. You will be able to explore your creativity, be inspired by visits, exhibitions and develop problem-solving skills, through a range of design projects.

You will learn techniques and processes associated with design professionals, through handling a variety of materials and using a range of equipment, all to aid producing high quality final outcomes.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at C grade or above including an Art and Design related subject.

Those who have not studied a GCSE Art and Design subject should be able to demonstrate their interest in the subject through visual examples of design ideas and /or manufactured products.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Shrewsbury Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 06 July 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years