BA Fashion, Design and Manufacture (Top Up) :: Bishop Burton College

Course: BA Fashion, Design and Manufacture (Top Up)

Department: Art, Design and Fashion

Type: Degree

Duration: One year full-time or two years part-time

The Programme

This is a distinctly practical-based, portfolio-focused BA Honours ‘top up’ course which will provide you with the tools you need to confidently progress into the working world of the fashion industry and enhance your employment opportunities. It integrates academic and industry-related learning and meets the needs of local regional and national employers, with live projects and study visits underpinning project work.

What You Study

  • Creative research project
  • Graduate collection (technical development)
  • Graduate collection (practical development)
  • Portfolio development. 

How To Apply

Apply for the full-time course through UCAS, using code W2S6, and application to the part-time programme is through our online application form.

Applications for the year you wish to study open in September the year before. Whilst UCAS advertise a January deadline, we continue to accept applications through to the September you wish to start with us, provided we have spaces available and the course remains open.

Entry Requirements

A relevant Foundation Degree or a related HND at merit level.

If your first language is not English, or you require a Tier 4 student visa to study and do not hold GCSE grade C English or equivalent, you will be required to provide evidence of your English language proficiency level such as International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6.0 overall (with a minimum 5.5 in each skill).

Hannah Smith

FdA Fashion and Clothing Design

Hannah has honed her fashion design skills during her two years at the College and is now following her dream of opening her own shop, specialising in menswear.