Course: T Level in Textiles and Fashion Maker

Study Level

Level 3


Lowestoft Campus


2 Years



New for September 2024, our Textiles and Fashion Maker T Level will allow you to explore a range of opportunities in the textiles and fashion industry, giving you the practical and technical skills to excel in this exciting sector.

You will explore the innovative world of textiles and fashion through specialist content, as well as developing an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the sector, including: the creative economy, cultural context and vocabulary, audience and consumer needs, legal and regulatory requirements and professional standards and conduct in the workplace. You will also learn about equality, diversity and inclusion requirements, research skills, project methodology and administration and continued professional development.

Then you will be able to put everything you learn into practice, with a substantial industry placement of a minimum of 315 hours. This will give you an amazing opportunity to work within the craft and design sector and gain invaluable experience as well as key skills that employers are looking for.

Want more information about T Levels? Visit our T Level information page.


You will need to have achieved five GCSEs at grade 4 and above including English, art or textiles and ideally maths.


Following a T Level, you could progress straight into a skilled profession or continue your studies with a degree or higher apprenticeship.

Career options might include becoming a wardrobe assistant, furniture restorer, dressmaker, fashion design assistant, tailor or jewellery designer – our careers advisor can help you choose the right path.