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

6M3706

NFQ Level

6

EQF Level

5

Award Class

Major

Field of Learning

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

Credit Value

120

Publication Date

21-04-2012

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)

6N1393

Pattern Drafting

6

15

6N3446

Design Skills

6

15

6N3605

Garment Construction

6

15

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

6N1946

Work Experience

6

15

6N1947

Work Practice

6

15

6N1949

Personal and Professional Development

6

15

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

6N1941

Entrepreneurship

6

15

6N1948

Team Leadership

6

15

6N1950

Communications

6

15

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

6N3451

Arts Event Management

6

15

6N3480

Illustration Techniques and Practice

6

15

6N3567

Sales Presentation

6

15

6N3569

Drawing

6

15

6N3587

Combined Materials

6

15

6N3606

Fabric Manipulation

6

15

6N3608

Fashion Styling

6

30

6N3611

Fashion Photography

6

15

6N3612

Fashion Buying and Retailing

6

15

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