- Locations: Bray Institute of Further Education Novara Avenue, Bray, Co. Wicklow
- Duration: 1 Year
This course introduces the learner to important aspects of Fashion Design necessary for a career in the Fashion Industry. On successful completion of this course a learner will have a good foundation in Fashion Design, a better understanding of the industry and the knowledge to enable them to advance on to a higher level course.
Programme of Study
- Pattern Making
- Fashion Industry
- Combined Materials
- Garment Construction
- Work Experience
Components subject to change
- Leaving Certificate or equivalent
- Leaving Certificate Applied with a merit profile
- Full QQI Level 4 award with a merit profile
- Mature Applicants- experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.
Places are offered following a successful interview.
- Fashion Design
- Costume Design
Higher Education Progression*
- Visual Merchanising(DT598)
- Fashion Design(GC494)
- Costume Design (DL829)
- Fashion & Textiles (BTEC Higher National Diploma)
QQI Level 5 Award in Fashion Design (5M3865)
About Bray Institute of Further Education
Bray Institute of Further Education (BIFE) caters for learners with a wide variety of needs - from those who want to do University Degrees at hontheirs level to those who are training for employment.
They are located on Novara Avenue, Bray; 150 metres from the town centre and within walking distance of the Dart station. The Institute is just a short jtheirney from Dublin City Centre.
Bray Institute of Further Education has been a centre of excellence in the field of Further Education for the past twenty-five years serving all areas of the country including Dublin.
BIFE is a constituent Institute of Kildare / Wicklow Education Training Board (KWETB).
They offer a wide range of Further Education (PLC) ctheirses both full and part-time at the Institute.See all Bray Institute of Further Education courses