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Study mode Part Time Day
Level 2
Duration 18 weeks
Subject Fashion & Tailoring
Suitable for Adult (19+)
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This course is progression for learners who have completed the Level 1 Fashion course at Poplar works or for anyone who has completed a Level 1 Fashion course elsewhere or have equivalent experience.

Course content

This course is designed to support learners to develop their skills in garment construction and pattern cutting. You will extend your construction and pattern cutting skills using industrial methods and techniques through a series of demonstrations and practical application.

Curriculum units

  • Garment construction craft
  • Garment construction industrial
  • Pattern adaption
  • Markets for Fashion
  • Fashion Illustration

Qualifications on completion

  • Certificate in Fashion and Textiles

Entry requirements

You need to have English at Level 1 and have learnt sewing skills and construction techniques at a beginners level in order to join the Level 2 course.


You may progress onto a Level 3 Fashion course or employment. Some of the previous learners are now working in production for 'Making it for Change' at the Poplar site.

Fees and funding

The course fee is £632 (plus exam fee of £75).

If you are aged 19+, how much you pay for your course and any additional costs will depend on a number of factors. Learn more about course fees and finances.

We have a range of financial support options available to help you while you’re studying. Find out what support you may be eligible for.

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Course code SC004164
Start date 06 Feb 2023
Location Poplar Works
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Course code SC004164
Start date 02 Jan 2024
Location Poplar Works
Apply now