• HNC Fashion Design and Production with Retail

  • SCQF Level

    Level 7

  • Attendance/Duration

    Full-time, one year

Start Here

Ideally, you will have achieved a pass in a relevant NC course at SCQF level 6 or equivalent. Applicants with Higher passes at C grade or above in English and Art may also be considered, as may applicants with appropriate experience or other training and no formal qualifications. A place on the course is subject to an interview process and a portfolio of work is required.

What's Involved

Are you interested in working in fashion but not sure what career options are available? This course could be your answer as it will provide you with the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills across a broad range of areas from design and garment production to fashion forecasting and merchandising. Subjects may include:

  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Commercial Design
  • Fashion Illustration
  • Textile Technology
  • Pattern Cutting
  • Sewing Skills for Production
  • Visual Merchandising
  • Sewing Skills for Production

Go Anywhere

If you successfully complete this course, here are some of the courses you may be able to move on to:

Ayrshire College

  • HND Fashion: Design and Production with Retail

Glasgow Caledonian University

  • International Fashion Branding
  • International Fashion Business

Heriot-Watt University

  • Fashion
  • Fashion Marketing and Retailing
  • Fashion Womenswear
  • Fashion Menswear
  • Fashion Communication
  • Fashion Technology

Glasgow School of Art

  • Fashion Design

Edinburgh School of Art

  • Fashion Design
  • Performance Costume

Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen

  • Fashion Design
  • Fashion Management

London College of Fashion

  • Fashion

Possible Careers you can explore

  • Pattern Cutter
  • Garment Technologist
  • Import or Retail Merchandiser
  • Visual Merchandiser  
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Retail Assistant/Manager
  • Stylist
  • Buyer
  • Designer