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Limerick College of Further Education


 

Fashion Industry Practice - Advanced


Course Code:  6M3706 FDAX
Award Code(s):  6M4508
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
The aim of this 1 year full-time programme is to provide learners with additional skills for all aspects of the modern fashion trade. A Fashion portfolio which reflects the learners ability to deliver creative and original responses is prepared. This is essential for those wishing to gain entry to Art Colleges.

Learner focused integration of course content allows the learners to also gain City and Guilds certification in Fashion and/or Textiles. The Fashion Department teams are all specialists in their subject area and help to facilitate the learner to identify and achieve their full creative potential.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Design Skills
Garment Construction
Pattern Drafting
Fabric Manipulation
Knitting
Illustration Techniques and Practice
Work Experience
Entrepreneurship

 

Important: Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

 

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Dressmaker   Make-Up Artist - TV/Film  
Footwear Designer   Beauty Therapist  
Beauty Consultant   Fashion Technologist  
Designer/maker   Fashion Stylist  
Hairdresser   Tailor  
Wigmaker   Photographer - Fashion, Press & Sport  

Related Career Sectors...
This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Fashion & Beauty
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Progression Routes

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This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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