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Fashion and Textiles BA (Hons)

Buckinghamshire New University

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 64th for Art & Design (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    110
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    57.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    3.96 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: FATX

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
UCAS Tariff: 80

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £10,500 per year

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The Course

Summary

The fashion and textiles industry is constantly evolving to meet shifting customer values, new technologies and approaches to working. This degree programme will help equip you with the contemporary, specialist technical and professional skills to work as multidisciplinary practitioners in the fashion and textile industry.This programme has been designed for students who are passionate about both fashion and textiles and looking for a degree programme which will allow you to combine these two specialisms.You will be taught alongside both the BA (Hons) Fashion Design and the BA (Hons) Textile Design courses, with aspects of modules shared, so you will benefit from working alongside students on both the other courses, gaining extra invaluable insight into both the fashion and textile processes.Led by our dedicated and supportive course team, you will based in our ‘Red Shed’ where we have our specialist workshops and facilities. With your own personal workspace, you’ll benefit from being part of our vibrant and dynamic design studio community and be able to use the space to create individual designs.This course is 75% practice-based so you will have ample opportunity to develop your subject through a hands-on, experimental approach. This will involve access to workshops to support the design process.In our workshops, you’ll receive group and one-to-one teaching, working closely with lecturers, technicians and alongside fellow students. You will have access to specialist equipment you will need, both traditional and contemporary. You'll master materials, both through craft methods and using digital software, and have access to other cross discipline workshop facilities, including woodwork, metal, 3D printing, ceramics and more.Thanks to our proximity to London, you can visit some of the world’s best shops, galleries and museums for inspiration. You can work with designers in and around the capital, gaining experience in how to adapt to the challenges of working in a business. Students will have the opportunity to get noticed at our degree show and at our London exhibitions.

Start Dates

  • September 2019 at Buckinghamshire New University

Buckinghamshire New University

University League Table Ranking: 122nd

Bucks New University has invested more than £100 million to create an inspiring and well-equipped university, transforming lives through employment-focused and skills-based teaching. Well established in specialist fields such as nursing, aviation, sport, art and design, it is split across three campuses...

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Postal Address

School of Art, Design, and Performane
Buckinghamshire New University
Queen Alexandra Road
High Wycombe
HP11 2JZ
ENGLAND

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