Information for learners
Is this the right qualification for you?
The Access to Higher Education Diploma (Fashion Studies) is a Level 3 qualification which prepares people without traditional qualifications for study at university.
The qualification gives you the relevant academic knowledge and creative skills needed for higher education study and the opportunity to develop study skills to help you to succeed.
Learners primarily progress to Higher Education study in areas related to Fashion. These may include some of the following areas of Degree level study:
- Fashion Design and Development
- Fashion and Textiles
- Fashion Promotion
- Fashion Styling
- Fashion Photography
- Fashion Business
- Fashion Media and Communication and a range of combined and related degrees.
Some colleges may offer internal progression to fashion related Foundation Degrees.
You can find out more about the Access to HE Diploma in our Guide for Learners and Learner Area.