United Kingdom, Nottingham

Fashion Knitwear Summer School

when 10 July 2017 - 28 July 2017
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee GBP 1

We're now taking applications from fashion and textile design students from around the world who wish to visit the UK and study abroad this summer.

The course is ideal if you are interested in creating knitted fabric and exploring its potential within a fashion garment. You will experience industry-level resources, explore design processes, extend your portfolio and create some amazing new work.

NTU offers the only degree course in the UK which focuses on the creative exploration of fashion and textiles through the medium of knit. With industry-standard resources at their disposal and support from expert tutors and technicians, our award-winning students go on to shape the knitwear world.

Nottingham is famous for its textile heritage, so we hope you will immerse yourself in both the course and the city, and leave with an international perspective to your work.

Course leader

Jane Thomson is a senior lecturer on the BA (Hons) Fashion Knitwear and Knitted Textiles course at NTU.

Target group

This course is ideal for anyone who has completed at least one year of an undergraduate course in a fashion or textile design course. This course is a part of the NTU Global Summer School.

Course aim

By the end of the three weeks you will have the expertise to produce samples and swatches that you can develop in the future, innovative, contemporary work for your portfolio, and new technical knowledge in knitted garment construction.

Credits info

Upon successful completion you will receive a certificate of attendance. A transcript will also be issued.

Fee info

GBP 1: The fee includes tuition, most materials and course-related travel.