Level 4 Garment Technology for Fashion


1. Course details

Qualification name Diploma in Garment Technology for Fashion Retail
Qualification level 4
Awarding organisation University of the Arts London
Course webpage http://www.fashionretailacademy.ac.uk/courses/course-finder/l4-garment-technology-for-fashion/
Course type Classroom based
Course hours FullTime
Course start date 07 September 2020
Cost description http://www.fashionretailacademy.ac.uk/about-fra/support-and-faqs/fees/
Attendance pattern Daytime

2. Who this course is for

This one year full time course delivered two days per week focuses on product development for mass production. It will teach the range of skills required for the role, including how to suggest modifications to garment designs, advising on fabric suitability, how and where to source new technology fabrics, ensuring the most appropriate construction methods are used to keep production within budget and how to oversee fabric testing and fit sessions. You will develop team working and negotiation skills to gain an in-depth understanding of how to communicate effectively with factories, pattern cutters, graders, buyers and design teams. This course includes a three week work placement with a major fashion brand to cement your knowledge with on the job experience to secure your future in fashion retail.

3. Entry requirements

Awarding Body: University Arts London Age Requirement: 18+ Start date: September 2019 Course duration: One year, two days per week Entry Criteria: 1 A-level (or the equivalent Level 3 qualification) and 5 GCSEs grade C/4 or above, including Maths and English. If you have any non-UK qualifications, please provide us with a NARIC Statement of Comparability, as well as, the IELTS test for English language (our entry requirement is 5.5 overall and in all sections) if you have not studied in the UK or English speaking country. Offers: After completing our online form, your application will be processed and you will receive the outcome by post and e-mail within 7 days. If we decide you would benefit from an interview, we will contact you with an invite. Your offer will be based on your predicted grades and is only secure after enrolment. Fees: If you are 16-18 as of 31st August in the academic year of which your course starts and are a UK resident you will be eligible for full fee remission and do not have to pay any tuition fees. If you are 19 or over at the start of your course your fees are £4220 per annum. For a full list of course fees please visit our Fees page. Advanced Learning Loans will be available for anyone aged 19 or over. Click this link to find out more about course fees. Please note that there is a course materials contribution of £99 per year for all students. Disclaimer on fees: Tuition fees are subject to change - the fees due are effective at enrolment. Applications are processed in the order they are received and you may be required to attend an interview.

4. What you'll learn

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6. What you'll need to bring

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7. How you'll be assessed

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8. Next steps

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9. Venue

Name FASHION RETAIL ACADEMY (THE)
Address 15 Gresse Street
CITY OF WESTMINSTER
GREATER LONDON
W1T 1QL
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Email info@fashionretailacademy.ac.uk
Phone 020 7307 2345
Website http://www.fashionretailacademy.ac.uk

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