United Kingdom, Nottingham

Fashion Knitwear Summer School

when 9 July 2018 - 27 July 2018
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 7.5 ECTS
fee GBP 2190

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.

This 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.

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.

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

7.5 ECTS
This course provides 15 credits (7.5 ECTS).

Fee info

GBP 2190: The fee includes tuition, most materials, London research trip travel and accommodation on campus.