A2 - Textiles Technology at Chase Terrace Technology College
A two year course which combines - practical textiles - design development and creativity - a scientific understanding of fibres & fabrics - an awareness of the textile and fashion industry Students undertake practical coursework and are expected to develop a thorough understanding of their raw materials, components, textile processes, product analysis and industrial practices. Many students successfully combine this subject with Art and progress onto degree related courses. Students can also take the 1 year AS Level course in Year 13.
You could take this course with other advanced level courses such as Art and Design or Computing to prepare for higher education in areas of and design, technology, architecture or more general higher education courses. With further training, you could go into a job related to design and technology such as an Architect, Carpenter or Computer Technician. The course will also encourage you to explore your creative mind and help you develop the basic skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for.
To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chase Terrace Technology College directly.