These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
Entry to this course is highly competitive: applicants are expected to achieve, or already have, the course entry requirements detailed below.
An Honours degree at 2.1 or above in fashion or clothing design and/or production. Applicants with a degree in another subject may be considered, depending on the strength of the application.
Relevant and quantitative industrial experience for a minimum of three years
Selection for interview will be made on the basis of your application, including the personal statement, the reference, examples of your design work, the supporting written assignment and project proposal. If you are selected for interview you will be asked to bring a portfolio of previous work, including developmental work where possible, and two womenswear garments you have made to evidence your skills
For this course your digital portfolio should show evidence of: drawing/presentation skills; contemporary fashion/cultural awareness; a level of research, exploration and experimentation; fabric and material selection/knowledge; construction/technical competence; ability to think/work in 3D; and visual communication.
All classes are conducted in English. The level required by the University for this course is IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in any one skill.