What will I learn?

Explore the possibilities of bookbinding and learn to design and craft your own sketchbooks, journals, short stories, zines, portfolios and more. This course explores various approaches to bookbinding, beginning with basic stitching techniques and progressing on to more complex binding methods including case bound books. Alongside these processes you will learn how to use specialist tools and materials. Open to all levels of experience, the course will introduce you to the fundamentals of making books step by step, allowing opportunities to pursue independent projects as you progress.

This course is for anyone interested in learning bookbinding skills

Additional Course Details for 18/19

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  • Course code 20608
    Course name Book Binding
    Study mode Part-Time
    Days Wednesday
    Times 18:00 to 20:30
    16-18 fee £135.00
    Entitlement Waiver £135.00
    Full Cost Fees £135.00
    Start date 27/02/19
    Duration 10 week (s)

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Entry Level

These courses are for students who want to start progressing up the qualifications levels or have no previous qualifications.

Vocational Level 1

You must have a mixture of grades E to G at GCSE to study at this level.

Vocational Level 2

You must have two grade D's and two grade E's at GCSE or a relevant level 1 qualification to study at this level.

Vocational Level 3

These courses are equivalent to A levels, you must have at least four GCSE's at grade C or above or a relevant level 2 qualification.

A Levels

A levels are level 3 courses, you must have or expect 5 A-C grades at GCSE level including Maths and English.
Foundation Degree and Degree Our university courses typically require a relevant level 3 qualification or 120 UCAS points.