Textile Design for Beginners

TEXTILE DESIGN FOR BEGINNERS:
DIPLOMA COURSE LEVEL 1

 This course is designed for those who have never studied textile design before, but would like to get started start in this exciting profession.

COURSE STRUCTURE + HOW IT WORKS

There are 6 modules in this course to be completed. Each module has been designed as progressive steps so that you are learning by doing. You will be presented with Projects and Assignments in each module in which you will be assessed, plus a final exam which is carried online through our eCampus.

MODULE ONE: Introduction to Textile Design

MODULE TWO: What you need to become a Textile Designer

MODULE THREE: Textile Design Drawing Techniques

MODULE FOUR: Understanding Materials

MODULE FIVE: Creative Process – level 1

MODULE SIX: Start Designing

The aim of this course is to give you the following:

BUILD A BASIC UNDERSTANDING OF TEXTILE DESIGN

BE ABLE TO START DESIGNING FOR A VARIETY OF PROJECTS

FULLY UNDERSTAND WHAT YOU NEED TO BECOME A TEXTILE DESIGNER

DEVELOP YOUR OWN CREATIVE PROCESS – BASIC LEVEL

BE ABLE TO DRAW AND PRODUCE TEXTILE DESIGNS

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Software:
For this course, Students should have one or all of the following; Adobe Creative Suite 4 (any version) or Individual Programs such as Illustrator, PhotoShop, Adobe Acrobat Pro.

Time:
Dedication to this course depends on the time you have available. This course should take between 12 and 18 months, but can be completed quicker or longer. It is flexible, but we can set a schedule for you if you require to finish this course by a specific time.

Study Material:
Study material will be supplied, but we will also list a variety of additional study books etc which you can purchase if you wish.

Communication:
It is important that you have access to the internet, plus Skype would also be an advantage for live lessons.

Knowledge & Skills:
This course can be for beginners and no prior knowledge or experience required to study this course.

Your Attributes:
An ability to be self motivated, an eye for design and open to new ideas.

Entry Qualifications:
None required for this course, but you must be able to communicate, read and write in English.

PROGRESSION OPTIONS:
Fashion Design Diploma Course Level 2 Textile Design Diploma Course Level 2

FINAL EXAM:
You will have to complete a final exam successfully to be awarded the Diploma for this course subject

ASSESSMENTS:
If you are successfully awarded a place on this course, you will be given a Pre-Course Assessment prior to beginning the main course. This is not a test and only an assessment on the level you are at at your time of entry. It will also not affect your course enrollment.

ADDITIONAL SUPPORT
You will also be giving full support and individual training on using the related Adobe Creative Suite software throughout this course. Every module n this course has a live project to carry out, and we will use these projects to help develop and improve your software skills. Live training is provided on a one to one basis using Skype, plus individual video support.

FOREIGN STUDENTS
We have students from all over the world which means that some may struggle with the English language. We will give individual support in improving English throughout this course for those who can speak some English but will require further development. Please note that all our courses are delivered in English, although many of our tutors can speak some other languages and may be able to support up to a certain level. It is important however that you understand basic English for this course.

FASHION & TEXTILE DESIGN COURSE FEES: £400

From now up until the end of April 2020 we are giving £150 discount off the usual £550 Fashion & Textile Design Courses fee. You now only pay £400 instead of £550. This fee is for each level in both the Fashion Design Courses & The Textile Design Courses.

Please download and complete the course application form by clicking here.

Once your course application has been approved you should then make you full course payment by clicking on the PayPal payment button below this box.

Full Course Payment of £400

If you wish to pay your course fees by installments, we can offer either 2 monthly payments or 12 monthly payments. Details of these payments are available on our ‘Enrol‘ page.