Duration: 2 Years Full-Time
Entry Requirements: 4 GCSEs (9-4/A*-C)
UCAS points up to 168 (depending on grade outcome)
This fashion course will give you an excellent understanding of the whole design process through specialist teaching that covers fashion sketching, garment construction, technical investigation, fabric manipulation, portfolio building and fashion promotion and styling.
ROBYN & MAY TAYLOR What do you enjoy most about your course? May: The amount of creativity and boundaries we can push with our work. Robyn: And the research that goes into it all is really interesting. May: Also challenging yourself all the time, we’re constantly developing our techniques. What’s your favourite thing about The Northern School of Art? May: Definitely how comfortable it feels here and the whole atmosphere! Robyn: The support is amazing from the tutors and the staff. We’re never short of someone wanting to help. What are your next steps? Both: We’ve got a conditional offer at Edinburgh University to study fashion design. What's surprised you about your time here? Robyn: I didn’t think it was going to be that experimental. We learn a wealth of skills here! May: We didn’t realise how much we’d pick up and learn.