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Textiles & Fashion Maker (T Level)

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Overview

Textiles & Fashion Maker T Level

This T Level course comprises of three key elements- core knowledge delivery, work placed training and an employer led project. You will learn as part of your course about the creative economy and specialise in making Textiles and Fashion.

The second aspect of the course will be a work placement where you will gain on the job technical skills relevant to your course. As part of the course you will be set a work-based project which will allow you to apply the knowledge and skills you have gained.

Entry requirements

Essential:

4 GCSEs grades 9-4 including English Language and Maths.

Desirable:

A strong desire to undertake work placement in a craft and design role.

Qualification

T Level Technical Qualification in Craft and Design

How will I be assessed?

The course will involve both written coursework, employer set projects and examinations.

Course content

  1. The creative economy
  2. The individual in the creative industries
  3. Cultural context and vocabulary
  4. Audience
  5. Legislation/regulation
  6. Professionalism and ethics
  7. Equality, diversity and inclusion
  8. Research skills
  9. Project methodology and administration
  10. Continued professional development

Industry placement

The work placement will provide an opportunity to learn and apply technical skills gained during the qualification. This placement will be within a company or organisation which is within the craft and design sector. Learners will be expected to undertake 315 hours of work place learning across the two-year program.

Next steps

Course progression:

  • Degree courses within The Bedford College Group.
  • Degree options within the craft and design sector.

Career progression:

  • Progression into the craft and design industry within the specialism that you have chosen.

Trips will take place during the course with a small cost to be incurred, and protective clothing will be required. All additional costs will be discussed at interview.

Any questions?

If you would like to find out more about this or other courses, please use our Livechat below, or  contact info@bedfordcollegegroup.ac.uk.

Available Courses
Bedford College
Starts: 11/09/2023
Type: Full Time
Length: 2 years
Day(s): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time(s): 9:00am - 4:30pm
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Fees: Fee notes: T Level courses are for 16-19 year olds who have completed their GCSEs.
Tresham College Kettering Campus
Starts: 11/09/2023
Type: Full Time
Length: 2 years
Day(s): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time(s): 9:00am - 4:30pm
Apply now
Fees: Fee notes: T Level courses are for 16-19 year olds who have completed their GCSEs.
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Additional Learning Support

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