Dressmaking | Intermediate

Course Type: Adult leisure and hobby, Open to international students Campus: Broadwater Campus Fees (January 2023): £218.00

Why this course?

This course is designed for those who know their way around a sewing machine and want to push their sewing skills further. Students have greater freedom to select their project and try their hand at making either a simple tailored jacket/coat, a waistcoat or pair of jeans.

Please bring large and small sharp fabric scissors, pins, a tape measure and thread to match your fabric. Students are welcome to bring chosen fabric/sample to first class (either a corduroy, denim, suiting, wool or felt. No stretch fabrics please). Interlinings and linings will be discussed in class. Please budget £50-100 for fabric.

Tutor: Rosie Carne

In addition to the cost fees, students will be required to purchase their own material, pattern and sewing sundries.

The images below are of student work.

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Start dates

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Code Start Campus Times Duration Fees
CL0204-1C 16 Jan 2023 Broadwater Monday 6.30pm - 9pm 10 weeks £218.00 Enrol & Pay

Course content

  • Learn more advanced sewing techniques and terminology used with more advanced commercial patterns.
  • Construct a lined coat, jacket or waistcoat to a professional finish. 
  • Insert pockets and buttonholes .

Why the MET?

  • Online access to course documents, resources and study support through the MET’s virtual learning environment
  • High-quality learning resource centres providing library and computing facilities
  • Access to the MET’s student services, including career advice and additional learning support
  • Cafés and coffee bars with a wide range of reasonably priced meals, snacks and drinks

Course fees

Discounted fees

This course is eligible for a 50% discount if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Find out more about the eligibility criteria and how to apply for this discount here.

International students

If you are an international student (you don't hold UK Settlement Status), different fees apply. Please click here to read more and find out how to apply.

Additional costs

Students are required to bring large and small sharp fabric scissors, pins, tape measure and thread to every lesson. Students are welcome to bring chosen fabric/sample to first class (either a corduroy, denim, suiting, wool, felt, but absolutely no stretch fabrics). Interlinings and linings will be discussed in class. Students should budget £50-100 for their chosen garment.

International students

If you are an international student (you don't hold UK Settlement Status), different fees apply. Please click here to read more and find out how to apply.

 

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Course costs

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Other ways to enrol

You can also enrol by calling 01273 667704 or in person at our Central Brighton or West Durrington Campuses.


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