Taught course

Fashion and Textiles Design

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · School of Textiles and Design
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

You should hold a good (first or second class) Honours degree or its non-UK equivalent in a relevant subject from a recognised British or Overseas University. In addition, work or project experience in a related company role will be taken into consideration as part of the application process.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The course aims to develop practice-based learning, informed by an in-depth study of design. It tends to attract students from an art and design background, looking to challenge established practice and offer new insights. Through well-resourced workshops the course also promotes new approaches and processes.

You’ll be able to study an area of fashion and textiles that interests you. You’ll also be encouraged to work on inter-disciplinary projects, reflecting the School's strategy of creative collaborations between subject areas to foster design innovation. And, you’ll be supported by staff with knowledge that covers everything from design and manufacture through to technology and creativity.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Ruth Paterson
Email
r.paterson@hw.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1896 892156