Introduction to Fashion and Textiles 2 is designed for adults
and school pupils with a keen interest in this subject or beginners with
little or no Fashion and Textiles experience who would like to develop skills and
understanding in this area.
You will be introduced to the principles of Fashion and
Textiles Design and this course is suitable for new students and those progressing on from
Introduction to Fashion and Textiles 1.
You will develop an artistic ability and skills
and techniques required to construct a basic garment or accessory which you
will make on the course. Working in the Fashion and Textiles studios you
will be given training on how to use domestic sewing machines and
overlockers and garment construction, fabric dyeing, embroidery and embellishment techniques. The course includes pattern cutting for beginners to
support basic garment or accessory design and construction.
This course will ensure you are well prepared to progress
onto study at a higher level at Art College or on one of our full-time courses in the School of Art and Design at Edinburgh College.
The majority of our courses will be delivered online only for the beginning of 2021. A limited number of courses will have classes on campus. You will be contacted by your lecturer if your course will include any face-to-face classes on campus.
- No formal qualifications required but students
should have an interest within the specialist area of Fashion and Textiles
English Proficiency Requirements
Progression And Articulation Routes
This course can help students with build Fashion and
Textiles skills and provide course work for portfolio submissions to further
specialist courses in Fashion and Textiles and Art and Design courses. Previous
evening class students have progressed onto our well recognised UAL Diplomas
and specialist NCs and HNDs before University and employment within the
Creative Industries.Download our progression route map here
- 1 evening per week (Thursday)
Course Cost And Funding Options
Fee: £306 Granton evening (year 1)
This course will start on…
- Monday 25/01/2021
- Thursday 28/01/2021
This course will end on...
- Monday 10/05/2021
- Thursday 06/05/2021