Falmouth has successfully gained the Creative Skillset Tick - the industry quality mark - for its Sportswear Design course following a rigorous assessment process by experts working in the Creative Industries.
The Creative Skillset Tick recognises the very best courses in the UK. Awarded to practice-based courses that best prepare students for a career in the industry, the Tick indicates that the course teaches professional skills that make sure graduates are work-ready and provide the most up-to-date and relevant industry training and education.
John Boddy, Head of Fashion Design, said: "During a long validation process the course was scrutinised in depth by a panel of world class industry experts so to receive accreditation at this level is of huge importance to the course, incredibly rewarding for the team and adds to our Sportswear Design course's rich list of links to industry."
The industry report stated that it is a "specialist course, which is well connected to the industry" and that "the work was impressive and demonstrated complete understanding of the specialist area of sportswear design."