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Performing Arts & Photography

NPA Theatre Costume

Campus Granton Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 5

Study mode Part time

Duration 39 weeks

Start date Aug 2024

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Course overview

This course is for senior phase pupils who are still at school.

This course will introduce learners to techniques that are important in the costume design sector. It develops practical, technical and transferable skills and gives the opportunity to build skills and portfolios for progression to next level courses.

What you will learn

  • Introduction to cutting, Sewing and Surface Decoration
  • Introduction to Garment Pattern Construction
  • Introduction to Sewing Machine Skills

How the course is assessed

  • Ongoing assessment

Number of days per week

  • 2 afternoons per week: Tuesday & Thursday 1:30 - 3.30 pm

Entry requirements

  • Applicants should have an interest in theatre/costume making

English Proficiency Requirements

ILETS 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • Students could progress onto the the Full-time HND Costume for Stage and Screen through a selection process.

Career options

  • Further training
  •  HND to progress into Theatre or Film Costume making or articulate to Bournemouth University for the BA Hons course.

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Granton Campus Part time 20/08/24 39 Weeks

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