What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Only A B and C Grades accepted from Scottish Highers
Accepted on its own with Merit Merit Merit
Minimum Points accepted are 24
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 96 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers74%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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The course aims to provide students with in-depth knowledge of the fashion industry, from garment design, pattern design and production to concept development, trend forecasting and fashion marketing. Students are encouraged to experiment and explore new techniques and process to help develop their creativity and individuality. Students have free access to our industry-standard facilities including specialist machine rooms for garment production and pattern cutting, digital and sublimation printers and laser cutters, as well as modern design suites equipped with the latest design software.
Year 1: Research and Concept Development; Fashion Illustration; Design and Product development (pattern-making and garment construction); Digital Fashion Design; Design in Context (fashion history and design theory). Year 2: Fashion Business and Marketing; Casualwear; Tailoring; Fashion in Context; Capsule Collection: Research; Capsule Collection: Collection. Year 3: 3 core units and 2 option units: Research Proposal: Pre-Collection; Fashion Design Major Project; Fashion Design Portfolio; options: Fashion Practice Dissertation; Dissertation; Fashion Industry Work-based Learning; Professional Practice.
We're a dynamic new university dedicated to academic excellence, social justice and the integration of theory and practice. Real world experience is built into innovative courses in business, technology, art and design, media production, maritime, the creative industries and sport. We have strong roots in Southampton and the region, working closely with the community and employers.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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UK / Non-UK
Male / Female
Full-time / Part-time
Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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