Fashion & Textiles
Based in the Birmingham City Centre, only a minute's walk from the Bullring and shopping areas and within the heart of Birmingham's creative quarter, our school of fashion the Fusion Centre is home to our exciting range of fashion courses.
We offer a range of courses from Level 1 to degree level, covering all the skills that are an advantage to getting into the fashion industry. Our courses take you through the complete design process, initial design ideas to creating patterns and toiles, then exhibiting your work at our annual sell-out fashion show. We have brilliant links with local businesses for industry related work experience, and great connections with local universities for our students that choose to carry on with their high education.
The fusion centre offers state of the art workrooms, with brilliant facilities from industrial sewing machines, screen printing equipment, to the Gerber System. Our centre enables learners to explore different techniques and develop their ever evolving skills.
Key areas of study include:
- Pattern Construction
- Garment Production
- Fashion Design and Illustration
- Contextual Studies
I have always wanted to work in fashion but I didn't realise I could do a course in it until I saw this course at South & City College Birmingham.Daisy Eyre - Student
- Art & Design (Fashion) Level 1
- Art & Design (Fashion) Level 2
- BTEC Extended Diploma in Art & Design (Fashion) Level 3
- Dressmaking (Part 1)
- Dressmaking (Part 2)
- ESOL with Fashion
- HND in Fashion & Textiles
- Illustration Techniques
- Interior Design
- Interior Design Level 3
- Knitting for Beginners
- Making a Child's Dress
- Pattern Cutting (Part 1)
- Pattern Cutting (Part 2)
- Upholstery for Beginners
Are you undecided about your next step? We can help you choose the right course for you.