Art and Design (Fashion and Textiles, Millinery)
Key Course Facts
The HNC in Art and Design focuses on Millinery and has been training industry-leading milliners for almost 20 years. Students on this course progress into all areas of millinery – couture fashion millinery, commercial design, theatrical and film millinery – some students have progressed on to MA level courses at leading fashion colleges.
The tutors on the HNC course are all professional milliners as well as tutors. They bring a wealth of diversity, skills and ideas to the course, and to the development of different career pathways for each student.
The course offers intensive investigation of millinery skills and industry preparation. This one-year programme is designed to give students in-depth millinery experience in order to prepare them for a career within the industry. The course consists of a series of projects covering different areas of millinery and is designed to develop varied technical skills and expand each students’ individual design creativity.
Areas covered during the course projects include: specialist couture techniques, theatrical millinery, occasion millinery, commercial millinery and cut-and-sew techniques, historical and contextual research, design development skills, blockmaking, portfolio building and professional practice.
What You Will Learn
Programme content: As a student of Art and Design (Fashion and Textiles, Millinery), 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.
Mature students: 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, Millinery), 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, Millinery) HNC
|England UK||£6165||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£6165||year 1|
Additional fee information
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|
|HNC Fashion and Textiles (Bedford) HNC||Bedford College||-||-||20%||£5895||-||-||Bedford||On campus Full-time|
|HND Fashion (Bedford) HND||Bedford College||-||-||20%||£5895||-||-||Bedford||On campus Full-time|
|Art and Design (Fashion and Textiles) HNC||Nottingham College||-||-||20%||£8250||-||-||Nottingham||On campus Full-time|