Fashion and Promotion
North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College
Key Course Facts
Around half a million people work in the UK fashion industry which boasts trendsetting brands from Burberry, the highest value fashion brand, to Next, the biggest high street retailer. The UK produces world-class fashion designers from Vivienne Westwood to John Galliano and your training could lead you to rub shoulders with the greats at internationally-celebrated London Fashion Week.
Our facilities include a design and pattern studio, and machine room with 3-4-5 thread overlockers capable of producing industrial lock stitch and cover stitch. The course includes textile design, pattern cutting and garment production. You will research fashion brands and the latest high street trends, and see your designs come to life on the catwalk at the annual Fashion Show.
The Higher National Diploma in Fashion & Textiles is a 14 unit qualification of which 9 are core units. Initially students will spend the first year studying Fashion and Textiles where upon at the end of the first year they will elect to specialise in one of these pathways for the second year of the programme.
Progression Opportunities After successful completion of this 2-year course, graduates can apply to do a Level 6 top up course on a BA (Hons) Degree program in areas such as Fashion Design, Costume, Fashion Marketing and Textiles.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Minimum Required UCAS Tariff
A-Level in Fashion or similar
BTEC in Fashion or similar
For further information please contact us on: 0330 058 3000 [email protected]
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Fashion, HND, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
Tuition Fees Fashion and Promotion HND
|England UK||£5950||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£5950||year 1|
Additional fee information
Average student cost of living in the UK
|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 North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College
North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College (NWSLC) is a further education provider, with four main campus locations in the United Kingdom, including Nuneaton, Hinckley, Harrowbrook, and Wigston.
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) - HNC HNC||South Thames College||-||-||20%||£5100||-||-||London||On campus Full-time|
|HNC Fashion and Textiles (Tresham) HNC||Bedford College||-||-||20%||£2948||-||-||Bedford||On campus Part-time|
|Art & Design (Fashion and Textiles) HNC||Grimsby Institute||-||-||20%||£5495||-||-||Grimsby||On campus Full-time|