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BA (Hons) Costume Interpretation with Design

1. Qualification detail

2. Course description

In your first year (Level Four) you will explore: • Costume construction techniques • Critical analysis and costume interpretation • Design and illustration for costume • Fabric manipulation and applied surface decoration • Period and contemporary pattern cutting In your second year (Level Five) you will develop: • Costume communication theory and visualisation skills • Millinery and trimming techniques • Professional and commercial links within the industry • Research and exploration skills for specialist costume • Tailoring for costume industry and specialist sampling In your third year (Level Six) you will produce: • A final project • Dissertation • Exhibition • Portfolios that span traditional and social media routes • Work for competitions and live industry briefs This degree is for you if you wish to have a career in: • Costume Design for Film, TV, Theatre, Dance and Live Performance • Costume Embellishment & Surface Decoration • Costume illustration • Costume Making • Heritage industry • Millinery • Pattern Cutting • Prom / Bridal Design / Making • Tailoring • Teaching and Lecturing • Wardrobe Supervisor / Assistant

3. Entry requirements

A typical offer is 240 tariff points. We interview all applicants and through the interview process we attach considerable importance to your portfolio of work.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

Not available

6. Venue

7. Other dates or venues

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