Start your Fashion Degree in 2015
Those interested in pursuing a career within the fashion and textile industry can gain a huge amount from Wolverhampton’s BA Fashion and Textiles course. Following completion of this varied, rewarding programme, students are able to assume a broad range of roles within the industry including styling, merchandising, costume design, trend prediction and accessory design.
Kick-start a successful career
During their first year, students are introduced to fashion and textile design using traditional and modern technology. Drawing and CAD design will be complemented by visual and theoretical research.
In year two, students gain a more detailed understanding of the fashion industry and focus on the developments that impact on design in a global context. In the third year, individual creativity and innovation is encouraged, allowing students to put their skills and knowledge into practice. Each individual is required to produce a professional portfolio and electronic presentation during their third year.
Broad range of graduate opportunities
Our graduates have designed products for a range of top brands including John Lewis. Career preparation is a key element of this course, which is why several modules focus on entrepreneurial and business skills. Students who wish to continue their studies may be interested in learning more about our related master’s programmes.
Study at an outstanding institution
Dating back to the mid-1800s, the University of Wolverhampton is a globally respected institution, providing a synthesis of academic excellence, outstanding tuition and a vibrant social environment. Our international reputation is reflected in the fact that 94% of our students find employment or continue into future education within six months of graduating.