Art and Design (Fashion and Textiles)
Key Course Facts
To recognise and to foster talent; these are the founding principles of the undergraduate fashion courses at Morley College London’s Waterloo Centre. The HNC Art & Design (Fashion) will enable you to push the boundaries of your creativity through research and experimentation, underpinned by a solid foundation of technical skills to help you realise your vision. Throughout the course, you will complete design portfolios and capsule collections to professional standards reinforced by signature branding and marketing materials in preparation for further study or a career within the industry. Projects may be interpreted to explore a range of influences, from women’s luxury ready to wear to menswear and bespoke tailoring to costume design and construction. Our team of industry professional lecturers and technicians impart their wealth of knowledge to the next generation through exciting projects based on real world scenarios across a range of fashion related disciplines.
What You Will Learn
Programme content: As a student of Art and Design (Fashion and Textiles), HNC you will study the following course modules.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Minimum Required UCAS Tariff
48 UCAS points equivalent: - Access to Higher Education Diploma - A levels - BTEC at level 3 With GCSE English grade 4 or C minimum. Desirable GCSE Maths.
If you do not meet the entry requirements as outlined above, we may still consider your application based on previous employment or previous study. We appreciate that mature students may have extensive relevant experience gained through paid or unpaid work, or through other types of professional training or sector-related opportunities and this experience may be used to support an application.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||5||Students and prospective students require a minimum level of 5.5 IELTS (or equivalent) with no score lower than a 5 in listening and speaking and no score lower than a 5.5 in reading and writing.|
|PTE Academic||42||Pearson Test of English Academic|
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Art and Design (Fashion and Textiles), HNC, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
Tuition Fees Art and Design (Fashion and Textiles) HNC
|England UK||£6165||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£6165||year 1|
Additional fee information
• A sewing machine
• A desktop or laptop computer with consistent access to the internet
• A digital camera or camera phone
• Drawing supplies ie: sketchbooks, pens, pencils, markers
• Pattern Cutting supplies ie: pattern paper, calico, pattern master
• Sewing supplies ie: fabric scissors, pins, thread, tape measure
• Presentation supplies ie: plastic sleeves, presentation portfolio
Your tutors will provide support and guidance for specialist equipment relating to your units of study. Materials packs of £150 per year are available for purchase from our Technicians. Other materials are available for purchase from the college for use in coursework.
Average student cost of living in London
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
How to apply
January 1, 2024
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Possible Entry Points:
- year 1 (Default entry point)
About Morley College
Morley College is an education centre that focuses on delivering mainly further education and adult education courses, and works from three main campus locations throughout London, England. The London districts where Morley College has campuses include Waterloo, North Kensington, and Chelsea.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Fashion: Design and Production with Retail HND||University of the Highlands and Islands||-||10%||25%||£6915||£7230||133||Inverness||On campus Full-time|
|Fashion/Footwear Design HND||Leicester College||83%||5%||30%||£6165||£10700||-||Leicester||On campus Full-time|
|Art and Design (Art Practice/3D/Fashion pathways) HND||West Herts College||85%||0%||20%||£6165||-||-||Watford||On campus Full-time|
|Fashion Marketing and Management MA||London Metropolitan University||85%||0%||20%||£1035||£1805||-||London||On campus Part-time|
|Fashion and Textiles HNC||Gloucestershire College||-||-||20%||£6700||-||-||Gloucester||On campus Full-time|
|Fashion Make-up HNC||University of the Highlands and Islands||-||-||20%||£6915||£7230||-||Inverness||On campus Full-time|
|Fashion and Textiles HNC||South & City College Birmingham||-||-||20%||£6165||£7500||-||Birmingham||On campus Full-time|
|Art and Design (Fashion - Tailoring and Streetwear) HND||Morley College||-||-||-||£6165||-||-||London||On campus Full-time|
|Art and Design (Fashion, Millinery) HND||Morley College||-||-||-||£6165||-||-||London||On campus Full-time|
|Fashion HND||North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College||-||-||-||£5950||-||-||Nuneaton||On campus Full-time|