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A Master of Arts or MA is an advanced degree, generally in the humanities or social sciences, in contrast to the hard sciences. Often, an MA builds upon what is learned in a bachelor’s degree program. An MA may offer both an expansion of knowledge as well as possibilities for career advancement.

What is an MA in Textiles? This is an advanced degree that may focus on the creation of textiles, or cloth generally used for clothing, as well as the history and cultural uses of textiles. If you are interested in this degree, you might expect to take coursework in the construction of textiles and their practical applications as well as explore the history of textiles throughout many cultures. Coursework, then, tends to touch on both the art of textiles as well as the anthropology associated with textiles.

An MA in Textiles may allow you to develop a variety of skills, such as the ability to break a large project into manageable pieces. You may develop artistic, hands-on skills as well as the ability to deeply understand and explain the human experience. This unique combination of skills may make you distinctively marketable.

The cost for an MA in Textiles may vary depending on the program you select. Different institutions and even different programs within institutions can vary.

An MA in Textiles may provide you with a number of career options. The deep understanding you gain with this degree may make you more marketable than other candidates as a fashion designer or fashion merchandiser.  Some people with this degree also work as fashion managers. Individuals with this degree may even choose to go on to a PhD in Textiles or a related field.

Although there are many programs that offer an MA in Textiles, it is important that you find the program that best suits you and your needs. While some options may be available online, you can also find programs all around the world. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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At the end of the course, young designers will have acquired the skills required to work in both French and overseas fashion companies and, where this is their ultimate a ... [+]

TEXTILE AND CLOTHING, LUXURY AND FASHION DESIGN – (Master's level)

Duration of the course: 4 years Level and conditions of entry: Excellent command of French language

At the end of the course, young designers will have acquired the skills required to work in both French and overseas fashion companies and, where this is their ultimate aim, to create their own fashion label.

COURSE CONTENT: Creative approach, drawing, Design culture, fashion design, textile creation, product installation, technical English, professional communication, law and environment, fashion marketing. [-]
France Toulouse
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Royal College of Art

Textiles offer uniquely fluid, flexible and infinitely adaptable ways of questioning, examining and solving the some of the societal challenges that face us. This powerfu ... [+]

Study at the World's number one ranked art and design university for five consecutive years (2015-2019) in the QS World University Subject Rankings.

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Textiles offer uniquely fluid, flexible and infinitely adaptable ways of questioning, examining and solving the some of the societal challenges that face us. This powerful agency is more valuable and vital than ever before as these challenges become increasingly complex.

Textiles at the RCA is a multi-faceted discipline and our staff and students work at the creative interface between materials, making and meaning. Our focus is innovation that impacts and spans across many sectors exploring new territories for the twenty-first-century Textiles specialist.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Borås

This program will prepare you for employment in management or qualified research functions in all areas at a textile related company, for example, product development, ma ... [+]

Want to learn more about sustainability in the textile value chain and how the different parts of this chain affect each other? Then this may be the education for you. Here, you gain fundamental knowledge in the textile value chain and specialise in management of different parts of the supply chain.

This education gives you the tools to manage marketing and consumer behaviour in textile and fashion processes. You gain fundamental knowledge about how to manage textile value chains with a special focus on sustainability.

The Swedish School of Textiles is just the right place to study fashion. Here you find well-equipped labs, innovation, and research in technology as well as design, often conducted in collaboration with the industry. Since the Borås region is a textile region, there are good opportunities to collaborations, internships, and degree projects at nearby companies. The Swedish School of Textiles is part of the University of Borås and all programmes within textile are located here, www.hb.se/en/The-Swedish-School-of-Textiles/... [-]

Sweden Borås
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Full-time
2 years
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