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Program Information

School:NSCAD University
Faculty:Craft Foundation
Field of Study:Fashion/Apparel Design
Textile Science
Description:The Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Textiles/Fashion program offers students the opportunity to explore the diverse field of textiles and fashion, which encompasses art, science, and technology. The Program integrates three key areas of research: structure, surface and form. This unique approach to textiles education balances conceptual concerns with the technical and design skills required to understand the textile traditions of weaving, dye and print and garment making. Students will examine the relationships between materials, processes, and the maker, as well as the critical role that textiles and fashion have played in world cultures. With
a focus on sustainable and organic materials and techniques, the program maintains handcraft values and incorporates appropriate
digital methodologies.
URL:Textiles/Fashion at NSCAD University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,069

This cost estimate is based on the 2022-2023 academic year for 30 credits.

Careers:Theatre, Fashion, Exhibit and Other Creative DesignersArtisans and Craftspersons

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
Applicants who have completed, or expect to complete high school by year-end but have not attended a post-secondary institution or university should apply to the Foundation Program.
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Portfolio

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on June 15, 2022