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Textile Design

Norwich University of the Arts

M.A. Blended
12 months
Duration
15000 GBP/year
8000 GBP/year
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About

Combining creativity, craft skills and technological innovation, the Textile Design programme of the Norwich University of the Arts will develop and refine your expert knowledge of textile design.

Overview

Hone your textile design skills

During the Textile Design programme of the Norwich University of the Arts you’ll be encouraged to push your imagination and stretch the boundaries of the discipline through creative use of materials, processes and concepts.

Course tutors and workshop technicians teaching on this postgraduate course are also practitioners, with extensive and diverse experience in areas including digital textile production, CAD for repeat design, laser cutting, illustration, dye and weave. The breadth and depth of their knowledge will benefit you as you experiment and develop your practice through exhibitions and national competitions.

Debate current issues and hear from industry experts

Tutorials and practice-based projects are designed to encourage debate and reflection on the environmental, ethical and social impact of textile design.

Guest speakers from industry will support your professional development and give you greater understanding of the range of pathways for practising designers in a rapidly evolving sector.

Graduates work in a broad range of careers including:

  • Textile Designer
  • Textile for Fashion Design
  • Interior Design
  • Print Design
  • Illustration
  • Conservation
  • Product Design
  • Styling
  • Branding/Marketing
  • Materials Production
  • Further/Higher Education
  • PhD Study

Programme Structure

  • Research into practice: This unit enables you to gain an understanding of practice-based research methods and the opportunity to engage in critical research around your practice.
  • Award Specific Units 1 & 2: Each course features two discrete units where subject specialist issues are explored, promoting the acquisition of new knowledge and skills.
  • Self-negotiated unit: This unit provides an opportunity to design and conduct an independent project within a given time scale. This unit will help prepare you for the Masters project.
  • Masters project: You will undertake a major independent project specific to your course and chosen specialism. The Masters degree culminates in a public exhibition of work in the final September of study.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entrants should normally have achieved a BA (Hons) / BSc Degree of 2:1 or above (or its equivalent), in a subject related to your proposed course of study.
  • Applicants who hold a Degree from another discipline may also be considered for entry, subject to the submission of a satisfactory portfolio of art, design or media-related work in support of their application.
  • The offer of entry onto a Masters Degree (MA) is based on an expectation that you have the potential to fulfil the aims of the course of study and achieve the standard required to successfully complete the award.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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