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Fashion UON BA (Hons)

Textiles BC


Fashion BA (Hons) Top-up (Full time)

You will develop all the design skills and technical knowledge you need to be successful in the fashion industry. You will have access to everything you need to develop a major collection at a professional catwalk standard in your final year.

Strong industry links, guest speakers, live projects, work experience and internships are all an integral part of the course. You will also develop professional and entrepreneurial skills to help you find your way through the creative industries.

Our annual Subject Futures Week is an exciting event and an excellent opportunity for our students to explore the potential of their course and understand where their university experience can lead them beyond graduation.

Course information

Entry requirements

To begin this course you will need a Fashion or Textiles BTEC HND.

Course content

Confirmed units:

  • Design Context Communication (40 credits)
  • Final Major Project (80 credits)
Assessment methods

100% module assignments.


You will gain:

  • BA Hons Fashion
  • BA Hons Fashion (Textiles for Fashion)
Further study and career options

Course progression:

You could continue along the academic route with a focused MA in any area of Fashion and Textiles.

Career progression:

When you graduate from this course, you will be well suited to work in the fashion industry, including:

  • designing
  • pattern cutting
  • buying
  • merchandising
  • PR
  • editorial
Additional information

Additional costs

  • In previous years, our students have had the opportunity to visit fashion capitals of the world such as Milan, Tokyo, and New York.
  • All the study trips are optional, and the costs vary year on year. Typically, this is approximately £800 for New York, and £400 for European trips (Milan, Amsterdam, Sweden).
  • There is a resource fee of £150 to cover material costs.
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Available Courses
Bedford College
Starts: 05/10/2023
Type: HE
Length: 30 weeks
Day(s): Thursday, Friday
Time(s): 9:15am - 4:30pm
Fees: £9,000.00 Fee notes: The fee indicated is for each year of the course.

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Funding Information

You could be eligible to take out a loan to cover the cost of your tuition fees. Click on the link below to find out more about the financial support available for our Higher Education courses.

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If you decide to pay for your course yourself, we also offer an affordable Direct Debit instalments option to help spread the cost of tuition fees (terms apply).

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.


We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.