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Three month Professional Leather Development course

Attendance
Duration
Location
Start Date
Duration
3 Months
Location
Waterside
Start Date
January

Overview Updated 20/05/2020

If you are already working in the leather industry, this 3 month intensive course is ideal for your continuing personal development and career progression. This course aims at further advancing your skill set together with nurturing a critical mindset, essential for today’s fast-moving industry. You will be taught by experts in the field providing a comprehensive insight into both leather science and technology, covering raw to finished leather, by combining theoretical and practical aspects of the leather making industry.

Downloads our brochures:

Course

Highlights

  • Brand new facilities including working tannery and laboratories.
  • Working and networking with key industry members

Additional

Information

Further information

For more information about the course and to apply, please email iclt@northampton.ac.uk.

Course Details

The course consists of several subjects (modules), each delivered Monday to Thursday varying from one to four weeks in length with Leather Science running every Friday throughout the twelve-week period. We encourage you to develop a critical and analytic approach to leather making and related issues.

Read more

Careers

Career Opportunities

Once you have finished this three month course you will be in an excellent position to find work at higher levels within the leather industry.

This course offers a progression route onto Master’s level courses, subject to approval using accredited prior learning (APL). Please visit the Leather Technology (Professional) MSc course page for more information.

Contacts

Course Enquiries

Application status enquiries
admissions2020@northampton.ac.uk

Current student enquiries
SID@northampton.ac.uk

International student enquiries
international@northampton.ac.uk

Applying for 2020
Facebook Applicant Group

Office hours:
Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

Phone Call

Home / EU: 0300 303 2772

International: +44 (0)1604 894503

 

Entry Requirements

Please contact Marc Gummer for application enquiries.

Places on this course are given by discretion of ICLT staff. We do advise that you have some prior knowledge of the leather industry.

You may be interviewed for this course.

English Language Requirements

All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:

  • Recommended standard – IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent)
    may require a skype interview.

For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

Course Content

  • Research and Analytical Methods
  • Advanced Leather Processing
  • Sustainable Manufacture within the Leather Technology
  • Advanced Leather Finishing
  • Quality Evaluation and Systematic Problem Solving
  • Leather Science

Facilities &

Special Features

We are the only University in Europe to have a full working tannery, processing from raw to finished leather.

We have industry leading leather experts that deliver research, science, technology and supply chain knowledge on an international level.

The course is integrated with the commercial sector, producing industry-ready graduates.

Research

We are committed to delivering outstanding research that makes a difference to society. Our Research Institutes and Centres work closely with external partner organisations, locally, nationally and internationally. We produce internationally renowned and relevant research and disseminate knowledge on an international scale.

Visit our Research Hub page for more information.

Business and Enterprise

We are committed to supporting and encouraging business growth and we are involved in a variety of initiatives which seek to benefit the wider community as well as students and staff of the University.

Discover what businesses we work with and what opportunities may be available to you on our Business and Enterprise pages.

Fees & Funding

20/21 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 20/21 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Full Time: £7,650

19/20 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Full Time: £7,500

20/21 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 20/21 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Full Time: £7,650

19/20 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Full Time: £7,500

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Waterside

Our new £330 million campus.

  • Designed to adapt to 21st century teaching.
  • Full range of integrated learning environments.
  • 24/7 library and learning zone.
  • Low environmental impact.

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Updated 20/05/2020

  • If you are already working in the leather industry, this 3 month intensive course is ideal for your continuing personal development and career progression. This course aims at further advancing your skill set together with nurturing a critical mindset, essential for today’s fast-moving industry. You will be taught by experts in the field providing a comprehensive insight into both leather science and technology, covering raw to finished leather, by combining theoretical and practical aspects of the leather making industry.

    Downloads our brochures:

    Course

    Highlights

    • Brand new facilities including working tannery and laboratories.
    • Working and networking with key industry members
  • The course consists of several subjects (modules), each delivered Monday to Thursday varying from one to four weeks in length with Leather Science running every Friday throughout the twelve-week period. We encourage you to develop a critical and analytic approach to leather making and related issues.

    Read more

    Additional

    Information

    Further information

    For more information about the course and to apply, please email iclt@northampton.ac.uk.

    • Career Opportunities

      Once you have finished this three month course you will be in an excellent position to find work at higher levels within the leather industry.

      This course offers a progression route onto Master’s level courses, subject to approval using accredited prior learning (APL). Please visit the Leather Technology (Professional) MSc course page for more information.

  • Please contact Marc Gummer for application enquiries.

    Places on this course are given by discretion of ICLT staff. We do advise that you have some prior knowledge of the leather industry.

    You may be interviewed for this course.

    English Language Requirements

    All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:

    • Recommended standard – IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent)
      may require a skype interview.

    For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

     

    Contacts

    Course Enquiries

    Application status enquiries
    admissions2020@northampton.ac.uk

    Current student enquiries
    SID@northampton.ac.uk

    International student enquiries
    international@northampton.ac.uk

    Applying for 2020
    Facebook Applicant Group

    Office hours:
    Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
    Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

    Phone Call

    0300 303 2772

    +44 (0)1604 892134

    +44 (0)1604 892546

    • Research and Analytical Methods
    • Advanced Leather Processing
    • Sustainable Manufacture within the Leather Technology
    • Advanced Leather Finishing
    • Quality Evaluation and Systematic Problem Solving
    • Leather Science

    Facilities &

    Special Features

    We are the only University in Europe to have a full working tannery, processing from raw to finished leather.

    We have industry leading leather experts that deliver research, science, technology and supply chain knowledge on an international level.

    The course is integrated with the commercial sector, producing industry-ready graduates.

    • We are committed to delivering outstanding research that makes a difference to society. Our Research Institutes and Centres work closely with external partner organisations, locally, nationally and internationally. We produce internationally renowned and relevant research and disseminate knowledge on an international scale.

      Visit our Research Hub page for more information.

    • We are committed to supporting and encouraging business growth and we are involved in a variety of initiatives which seek to benefit the wider community as well as students and staff of the University.

      Discover what businesses we work with and what opportunities may be available to you on our Business and Enterprise pages.

  • 20/21 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 20/21 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Full Time: £7,650

    19/20 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Full Time: £7,500

    20/21 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 20/21 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Full Time: £7,650

    19/20 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Full Time: £7,500

*Course data provided by Unistats

Is this course
for you?

Apply Now

Waterside

Our new £330 million campus.

360 Virtual Tour

Virtual tour