This highly creative Fashion & Textiles HNC course will equip you for a successful career within the fast-paced fashion or textile industry. You will develop a broad range of practical and technical skills in areas such as pattern cutting, draping and production as well as fashion, fashion design, research, illustration, technical drawings, computer aided design, fashion trends and forecasting. In addition to fashion specific skills, you will explore textile techniques and processes such as digital and screen printing, heat transfer printing and laser cutting. You will have the opportunity to participate in live competition briefs and build a creative, professional portfolio that can be used for job interviews or further study.
During this course you will study the following compulsory units: professional development; contextual studies; techniques and processes for fashion and textiles; computer aided design (CAD); fashion and textiles practices; pattern cutting; garment making; fashion and textiles collection; and surface design*.
Successful completion of the HNC will allow you to progress on to our bespoke Fashion HND or on to Textiles HND pathways
Project briefs will be set for each assignment. Assessment is continuous throughout the course.