Level 2 Diploma in Fashion
This programme is an introduction to fashion and textiles. If you are interested in developing a good understanding of the design process and making of clothing, then this could be the course for you. You will have an interest in fashion and textiles and work on gaining skills and knowledge through a variety of projects. This programme consists of 14 mandatory credits which you will need to achieve over 5 units and 35 optional credits with each optional unit worth 6 credits. The total credits mandatory and optional combined are 49.
Mandatory units are as follows:
- Developing design ideas
- Sampling fashion techniques
- Understand how to work for a client to create a product
- Create a website
- Produce promotional publications.
- Contextual research
- Textile decoration
- Pattern cutting
- Garment construction.
- Practical tasks
- Knowledge and understanding tasks.
The programme is designed to provide you with an opportunity to progress onto a Level 3 programme.
There are no entry qualifications required but you will need to demonstrate a curiosity in fashion and an interest in exploring a range of creative skills and ideas.
Making your application
We will check your application to see if you meet the standard entry requirements for the course. If you do, you’ll receive an invitation via email to attend an interview with a Curriculum Tutor.
Fees and funding
If you are aged 16-18 and applying for a full-time programme, then you will not have to pay for your course. If you are aged 19+ then there may be a fee for your course.
From entry-level qualifications, through to degree-level and specialist professional courses there’s something here for students with little or no formal education right up to career high-flyers. Expect a vibrant environment where you can meet people from different backgrounds and cultures.
Need help choosing the right career path? You’ll be given a series of activities related to a work environment. Your job is to slide the scale to the left or right depending on how much you like or dislike the given activity. You will receive recommendations based on your selections.