University of East London

Course Introduction

Create your own individual and original take on fashion textiles on this exciting new course, geared to making your work stand out in the most competitive, creative industry.

Print and fabric manipulation has become a focal point for many fashion designers as they explore the creative possibilities of a variety of techniques.

This fast-paced, hands-on course explores how print works on 3D garment shapes and takes a close, practical look at the interaction between creative pattern cutting and print.

You’ll become expert in a variety of digital and traditional print techniques and processes as we expand your opportunities for creative research.

Our course has an eye firmly on preparing you for future employment in the fashion industry. If you choose the year-long placement option, you’ll have a head start with the chance to earn as you learn at a top fashion company such as Diesel or Urban Outfitters

Course Modules

Year 1:

Professional Creative Theory (core)

Technical Innovations (core)

Creative Process (core)

Employability (core

Year 2:

Professional Creative Theory 2 (core)

Design for Fast Fashion (core)

Conceptual Design (core)

Employability 2 (core)

Industry Placement (optional)

Optional placement year:

This course offers the opportunity of year-long placement between years two and three. If you choose to take this option, you’ll spend your third year on a placement with a relevant company or organisation, adding valuable practical experience to your growing academic knowledge.

The extra placement year means it will take four years to complete your studies, instead of three.

Year 3:

Professional Creative Theory 3 (core)

Final Major Project (core)

Employability 3 (core)

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £12,100 Overseas Fees