Intake: January, July and October each year
Program Length: 18 months
Fashion design is a rewarding, fast-paced and highly creative career where good designers find they are in high demand. The industry seeks creative people who combine a love of fashion and style with practical training and hands-on experience. Highly skilled and adaptive fashion design graduates are well positioned for many exciting career opportunities.
The Fashion Design Diploma at the Academy of Design is a hands-on, intensive program that blends creative and technical skills training to prepare graduates for work in the field. Specific courses explore just about every area of fashion, including pattern drafting, colour theory, elements of design, textiles, draping, knitwear and business fundamentals. Students learn on industry-standard computer applications and machines and work on a wide variety of creative design projects.
The program’s curriculum is up-to-date and relevant, keeping pace with the constantly evolving nature of the industry. Class sizes are kept small so that students can benefit from individual attention and learn in an intimate and collaborative environment. Students also benefit from the support and mentorship of faculty who are successful working professionals in the industry and bring experience and invaluable insight to the program.
After completing the Fashion Design diploma program, graduates will be able to:
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Wednesday 12 June 2013, 11:17 AM