Fashion Design for Beginners

Fashion Design for Beginners:
Diploma Course Level 1

This course is designed for those who have never studied fashion design before, but would like to get started start in this exciting profession.

COURSE STRUCTURE + HOW IT WORKS

There are 6 modules in this course to be completed. Each module has been designed as progressive steps so that you are learning by doing. You will be presented with Projects and Assignments in each module in which you will be assessed, plus a final exam which is carried online through our eCampus.

MODULE ONE: Introduction to Fashion Design
MODULE TWO: What you need to become a Fashion Designer
MODULE THREE: Fashion Design Drawing

MODULE FOUR: Understanding Materials
MODULE FIVE: Creative Process – level 1
MODULE SIX: Start Designing

The aim of this course is to give you the following:
BUILD A BASIC UNDERSTANDING OF FASHION DESIGN
BE ABLE TO START DESIGNING BASIC GARMENTS
FULLY UNDERSTAND WHAT YOU NEED TO BECOME A FASHION DESIGNER DEVELOP YOUR OWN CREATIVE PROCESS – BASIC LEVEL
BE ABLE TO DRAW AND PRODUCE FASHION DESIGNS.

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Software:
The industry standard software for this course is the Adobe Creative Suite. Any version will be acceptable for this course, but Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign will be required. You can also subscribe to the Adobe Creative Cloud as a Student which will entitle you to a very good discount in which you can pay monthly. This way you will have access to all of the latest software and all the updates. Other software is acceptable for this course.

Time:
Dedication to this course depends on the time you have available. There are 2 option available for studying this course; Fixed Term Course in which you would complete your course in 6 months, or Flexible Study in which you can study at your own pace.

Study Material:
Study material will be supplied, but we will also list a variety of additional study books etc which you can purchase if you wish.

Communication:
It is important that you have access to the Internet so you can access your course through our eCampus, plus Skype would also be an advantage for live lessons.

Knowledge & Skills:
This course can be for beginners and no prior knowledge or experience required to study this course.

Your Attributes:
An ability to be self motivated, an eye for design and open to new ideas.

Entry Qualifications:
None required for this course, but you must be able to communicate, read and write in English.

Qualification Awarded:
On successful completion of this course plus completing the final exam, you will be awarded a Diploma Certificate in Fashion Design for Beginner Level 1.

Progression Options:
Once you have completed this course successfully, you will be able to progress onto the Fashion Design Diploma Course Level 2, or even the Textile Design Diploma Course depending on your final results.

ADDITIONAL SUPPORT
You will also be giving full support and individual training on using the related Adobe Creative Suite software throughout this course. Every module n this course has a live project to carry out, and we will use these projects to help develop and improve your software skills. Live training is provided on a one to one basis using Skype, plus individual video support.

FASHION & TEXTILE DESIGN COURSE FEES: £550

Fashion Design Courses & The Textile Design Course fees are £550 for each level.

Please download and complete the course application form by clicking here.

Once your course application has been approved you should then make you full course payment by clicking on the PayPal payment button below this box.

Full Course Payment of £550

If you wish to pay your course fees by installments, we can offer either 2 monthly payments or 12 monthly payments. Details of these payments are available on our ‘Enrol‘ page.