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Fashion & Textiles — UAL Level 2 Diploma

Course information

This exciting programme is designed to provide an opportunity for those who have an interest in fashion and textiles to gain an accredited qualification and progress to a career in the sector.
The course provides knowledge, understanding and skills through a range of activities including observational drawing and fashion illustration, researching fashion designers and trends, developing design ideas for garments, production of patterns for garments, garment construction and experimental textile techniques.
The course is delivered through a series of workshops and students will undertake a series of internally assessed assignment briefs. Students will have the opportunity to visit galleries and exhibitions as part of the course and take part in the College end of year fashion show.
Many students progress to a higher level of study or become self-employed developing skills for family and business clients.


UAL Level 2 Diploma in Art and Design - Fashion Pathway

This course leads to...

UAL Level 3 Applied General Diploma Fashion
UAL Level 3 Diploma Production Arts Costume
UAL Level 3 Business & Fashion Retail

Entry Requirements

Level 1 Qualification or 3 GCSE's at Grade 3/D or equivalent and an interview to include evidence of a portfolio of fashion related work

Why study with us?

The City of Liverpool College is the only college offering the opportunity to study UAL Level 2 Art and Design with a Fashion Pathway in the centre of Liverpool. Join this exciting course and work with industry experienced tutors to design and create your own garments. Studios are equipped with a range of specialist equipment and grades for this well-established course are above the national average. Students participate in educational visits and live project briefs throughout the academic year. They develop a professional portfolio preparing them for progression to a higher level of study. All students exhibit their work at an end of year fashion show within the city centre attended by family, friends the awarding body and employers.
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Further Information...

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You can contact us online via or call us at any point on 0151 252 3000 with any queries you may have – we’re here to help.


Course ID: 163303

Course Year: 21/22

Course Duration: 1 Year


If you are 16-18 years old at the start of your course, studying at The City of Liverpool College is free.

Aged 19 or over and unemployed or earning less than £18,135 a year? You may also qualify to join this course for free. To find out more, contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at

Fee for21/22 is 2710.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.

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