Fashion (Level 3) Course

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  • Thoroughly enjoyed the course. I learnt a lot and it challenged me all the way through. Highly recommended.



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Course OverviewA distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a qualification in Fashion. Whether you're looking to go on to further education, improve your job prospects or expand your knowledge, distance learning Fashion is a flexible and convenient course, which allows you to comprehensively prepare for an exam or career through home study. What's more, because the distance learning Level 3 Fashion course is a fully comprehensive course, no prior knowledge is required.A career in fashion could be your answer to having more excitement, more money and more freedom in your life! Working within the fast-paced fashion industry, you can experience the excitement and glamour of a career field that many only catch a glimpse of in the fashion magazines. The Fashion course helps you gain the skills you need to achieve your dream in the comfort of your own home.You will learn the art of fashion, develop your creative flair and gain essential technical knowledge of garment style, fibres, textiles, patterns, dyes and finishes. You’ll also understand what influences consumer choice and buying behaviour. Of course, by the end of the course you will be an expert on the ins and outs of the fashion industry, and be a smarter shopper with an eye for quality and good value.



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  • Thoroughly enjoyed the course. I learnt a lot and it challenged me all the way through. Highly recommended.

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  • Industry
  • Quality
  • Quality Training
  • Design
  • Production
  • IT
  • Sewing
  • Fashion Textile
  • Fashion
  • Creativity
  • Fashion Industry
  • Garment Industry
  • Pattern making
  • Personal Shopper
  • Styling
  • Textiles
  • Clothes making and fashion
  • Fabrics
  • Apparel Designing

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Course Structure

The Level 3 Fashion course is divided into four comprehensive modules.

Module 1: Sewing Essentials

  • Equipment you will need
  • Patterns and fabric
  • Layout, cutting and marking
  • Sewing techniques
  • Darts, gathers, pleats, and tucks
  • Collars, waistbands and hems Closures

Module 2: The Clothing and Textile Industries

  • Why people wear and select certain types of clothes
  • Fashion terms and clothing construction terms
  • The clothing business and fashion cycles
  • Socio-economic influences on fashion
  • Basic styles for dresses
  • Necklines, collars, sleeves
  • Skirts, trousers, coats and jackets
  • Haute-Couture
  • Designer ready-to-wear
  • The business of clothing production
  • Establishing merchandising plans
  • The designing process
  • Fashion promotion
  • Types of apparel retail outlets

Module 3: Types of Textile Fibres, Colour, Value and Quality

  • Natural fibres
  • Manufactured fibres
  • Fabric construction, colouring and printing
  • Fabric finishes and popular apparel fabrics
  • Colour as a design element
  • Using colour in clothing
  • Shape, line and texture
  • Wardrobe planning
  • Being a smart shopper
  • Judging value and quality
  • Proper fit
  • Clothing needs for infants and young children
  • Needs of older people and pregnant women
  • The caring and storage of clothes

Module 4: Careers in Fashion Merchandising and Design

  • Production marketing and sales
  • Administration
  • Clothing design careers
  • Production management
  • Sales and retail jobs
  • Merchandise planning and buying
  • Fashion advertising
  • Fashion publicity
  • Home sewing industry
  • Textile and clothing historians
  • Theatrical consumers
  • Landing a job and becoming successful

The UK Learning College is a leading Distance Learning Provider, offering a route to study for anyone who wants to gain a new skill or qualification, but finds the traditional, classroom-based mode of study unsuitable. Distance learning is an ideal way to learn around your current time and financial commitments, no matter how diverse and unpredictable your schedule is. With UK Learning College you not only study when it suits you and in your own time, but you can be sure of receiving all the advice and support you require as your studies develop. Because of our continuous system of enrolments, Students can enrol any time of year, and our flexible distance learning courses allow students to plan their studies to fit in their life style or work commitments. All of our students have access to their own personal distance learning course tutor who specialises in their field of education and is totally committed to helping you succeed in your home learning course.

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Enrolment Fees

Our aim is to provide you with the best deal available, therefore the registration fee, certification fee and full tutor support is included in the course price for you. The enrolment fee for the Fashion home study course is £536.25, though for a limited time we are offering you the opportunity to...

Fashion (Level 3) Course

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