T Levels are new qualifications that will follow GCSEs and are equivalent to three A Levels. The T Level Technical qualification in Craft and Design will combine classroom theory and practical learning, and are made up of the following: Technical Qualification: the substantial component of your course. Industry placement: of at least 315 hours (approximately 45 days) with an employer to make sure you have authentic experience of the workplace.
The Technical Qualification (TQ) is the main classroom-based element of the T Level. During your two-year course, you will learn the core knowledge that underpins the sector, and you will also develop occupationally specific skills that will allow you to enter skilled employment within a specific occupation 2 Year Programme Aimed at 16 -19-year-olds Equivalent in size, rigour and depth as 3 A-levels Managed by the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (IfATE) Design and content created by employer panels Designed for students to have the minimum threshold competencies for an occupational role with in Textiles UCAS Points Route(s) to paid employment / HE / Higher level Apprenticeships
At least 4 GCSE’s at grade 4+ including English Language GCSE and maths GCSE.
What you will Learn
The assessment is a mix of Portfolio evidence and exams.
Degree related programmes: BA in Pattern and Garment Technology BA in Product and Furniture Design BA in Fashion Design BA in Fashion Textiles BA in Design Crafts BA in Textiles
Like many degree programmes, there are a spectrum of entry requirements for each of the above, so be prepared to show a portfolio or speak about your experience. When it comes to soft skills, you’ll want to show curiosity, a natural flair, creativity, consistency, patience, and drive.
Pattern and Garment Technology Product and Furniture Design Fashion Designer, Fashion Textiles Designer or Buyer Design Crafts Textiles Maker
The core component provides a broad understanding of the creative industry and covers the following topics: The creative economy The individual in the creative industries Cultural context and vocabulary Audience Legislation/regulations Professionalism and ethics Equality, diversity and inclusion Research skill Project methodology and administration Continued professional development.
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