The University of Bolton offers a variety of fashion courses in order to cater to the areas rich historic fashion. The fashion courses are designed to introduce students to a range of aspects of the fashion industry. It provides the chance to enhance employment prospects in a range of fashion careers, including fashion design, buying and retail, merchandising, forecasting, and styling.
During the studies, students have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and understanding of forecasted trends, fashion design history, commercial design and manufacturing processes, and material understanding.
University of Bolton has experienced and dedicated staff who support students as they develop skills in pattern cutting, garment manufacture, fashion illustration and visualisation techniques, and the application of surface design and embellishment. The aim is to encourage students to balance their individual creative expression with industry awareness for the production of innovative fashion outcomes, including womenswear, menswear, childrenswear and accessories.