Fashion & Textiles Technology National 5


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Are you interested in design and sewing for fashion and textiles? Is it time to develop practical skills in this area. It is suited to someone who likes to be creative and enjoys making. You may be interested in pursuing a career in fashion/textiles design/manufacture or other creative arts. You will explore fashion trends and learn a variety of textile construction techniques as you experience hands-on the design process from design to finished sewn pieces.


Level SCQF 5

Delivery Face to Face


Location Fashion Department, Fort William

Duration 1 Year


Course content...

Fashion and Textiles Technology:

  • Fashion and Textile Item Development;
  • Fashion and Textile Choices;
  • Textile Technology

What next...

You could consider the college’s full time NC Fashion and Design when you leave school.


Entry requirements...

Achieved National 4 in Fashion & Textile Technology. To be working towards National 5 in other subject areas at school. Some experience of sewing and an interest in fashion and design are essential.