University of East London

Course Introduction

Create your own individual and original take on fashion textiles on this exciting new extended course, which is perfect if you don’t meet the standard entry requirements.

First we prepare you for your degree during the Foundation year, bringing you up to speed with academic skills and a firm grounding in the subject. Then you can go on to do the full undergraduate degree. The BA degree is 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

FOUNDATION Year: Art & Design Studio (core) Art & Design Workshop (core) Contextual Studies (core),

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),

Year 3: Professional Creative Theory 3 (core) Final Major Project (core) Employability 3 (core).

Start Date:


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