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Textile Practices BA (Hons)

Plymouth College of Art

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( 4.2) 42 reviews


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UCAS CODE WYC2
**This programme gives you an introduction to a wide range of technologies and techniques for designing and making textiles for fashion, interiors and installation. You’ll be encouraged to experiment and generate your own ideas, exploring design to reveal your approach to tactile, structural, three-dimensional making.**- Evolve your visual language through expressive use of media, drawing and digital design and developing an understanding of consumer and art trends.- Gain work experience ... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 21-SEP-20

Key stats

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Design Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Design Studies graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2020

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Design Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Art & Design
51%
Media Studies
21%
Photography
21%
Fashion & Textiles
19%
English Literature
14%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,000 per year
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Latest Textile Design reviews

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Farrah
27 Feb 20

Textile Practices BA (Hons)

I had an amazing time as always and I achieved so much especially the board of governors award. Everyone at the uni has...
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Amy
04 Nov 19

Textile Practices (Extended Degree) BA (Hons)

I moved away from Northern Ireland to be taught in Plymouth my experience has been amazing and have met the best people...

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Plymouth College of Art
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Plymouth College of Art is a specialist art college with a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the areas of art, design and media. The college opened in 1856 and is based in Tavistock Road in Plymouth, South West England. Students benefit from industry standard workshops and studios, state of the art equipment and small class sizes for students studying Painting, Drawing and Printmaking, Photography, Film, Graphic Design, Games, Illustration, Fashion, and more. The college is proud of its commitment to both traditional and digital arts courses. In demonstrating their commitment to this, their £8 million specialist art, craft and digital design centre opened in 2014 with cutting-edge ceramics, glass and digital design workshops, including a range of facilities situated in Fab Lab Plymouth, such as 3D printing and laser cutting.

Where you'll study

Plymouth College of Art

Tavistock Place Plymouth
PL4 8AT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Plymouth  0.2 miles away

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