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Clothing, Fashion and Accessories Designers

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£23,376

Median salary

New workers start around £11,934.98. Normal pay is £23,376 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £42,452.82.

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Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

About this career

  • Observes and manages intellectual property issues.
  • Oversees production of sample and/or finished product or produces one-off products for fashion shows.
  • Specifies materials, production method and finish for aesthetic or functional effect.
  • Submits design to management, sales department or client for approval, communicates design rationale and makes any necessary alterations.
  • Prepares sketches, designs, patterns or prototypes for textiles, clothing, footwear, jewellery, fashion accessories.
  • Undertakes research to determine market trends, production requirements, availability of resources and formulates design concepts.
  • Liaises with client to determine the purpose, cost, technical specification and potential uses/users of clothing or related fashion accessory.

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Active Learning
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Monitoring
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Critical Thinking
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Mathematics
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Learning Strategies
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Speaking
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Reading Comprehension
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Active Listening
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Writing
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Art and Design

  • Course code: ADFT
  • Level: 3
  • Qualification: Access, Diploma
  • Awarding body: Cambridge Access Validating Agency (CAVA)
  • Duration: One year
  • Course type: FREE (Eligibility Applies), Full-time

Graphic Design

  • Course code: DIPGD
  • Level: 3
  • Qualification: Diploma, Extended Diploma
  • Awarding body: Business & Technology Education Council (BTEC)
  • Duration: One to two years
  • Course type: Full-time

Fashion and Textiles

  • Course code: AFT1
  • Level: 1
  • Qualification: Award
  • Awarding body: Award – ABC
  • Duration: 12 weeks
  • Course type: Part-time
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