This is a listing of further education and training awards made by QQI. They are at Level 1 to 6 on the NFQ. For awards in Higher Education and Training at Level 6 to 10 on the NFQ please look at the Programmes listing.

Qualification Details

Title

Fashion Design

Code

5M3865

NFQ Level

5

EQF Level

4

Award Class

Major

Field of Learning

02. Arts and humanities > 1. Arts > 4. Handicrafts

Credit Value

120

Publication Date

06-07-2012

Review Date

Deactivation Date

Status

Active

Certificate Specification

EUROPASS Certificate Supplements

Programme Validation Information

Qualification Requirements

This award was developed through the Common Award System. Any providers who wish to offer this award must have their programme validated by QQI before it can be delivered to learners. The provider should check the certificate specification for this award (see above) and its associated minor awards for validation requirements.

The total credit value required for this certificate is 120. This will be achieved by completing:

Awards

Code

Title

NFQ Level

Credit Value

All of the following component(s)

5N0784

Design Skills

5

15

5N1862

Drawing

5

15

5N3845

Fashion Industry and Design Studies

5

15

A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)

5N0690

Communications

5

15

5N1367

Teamworking

5

15

5N1390

Personal Effectiveness

5

15

5N1615

Problem Solving

5

15

A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)

5N1356

Work Experience

5

15

5N1433

Work Practice

5

15

A minimum credit value of 30 from the following component(s)

5N0755

Appreciation of Art, Craft and Design

5

15

5N0764

Combined Materials

5

15

5N1276

Garment Construction

5

15

5N1303

Pattern Drafting

5

15

5N1374

Event Production

5

15

5N1418

Start your Own Business

5

15

5N1441

Embroidery

5

15

5N1445

Fashion Buying and Merchandising

5

15

5N1455

Knitting

5

15

5N1566

Batik

5

15

5N1794

Safety and Health at Work

5

15

5N1864

Woven Textiles

5

15

5N3846

Printed Textiles

5

15

The remaining credit value of 15 can be obtained by using vocationally relevant component(s) from level 5. A maximum of 15 credits may be used from either level 4 or level 6.