Diploma: Fashion

The Diploma in Fashion is a three-year accredited programme that provides the ultimate preparation needed to enter the fashion industry. Whether you dream of starting your own fashion label, or becoming a successful fashion buyer or stylist, this course will enable you to be the best you can be in your chosen field. We believe in nurturing your creativity while providing a rigorous grounding in the practical and technical skills needed for career success. 
The Diploma in Fashion makes use of a hands-on approach through teaching learners how to design, create patterns, construct garments through various exercises and projects. Learners are exposed to the world of fashion by exploring fashion across the ages and into contemporary fashion culture using trend forecasting. Business acumen is also taught so that students are prepared for the working world.

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FIRST YEAR

DESIGN CLUSTER : Fashion Design; Illustration & Colour Theory; Computer Illustration & Design; Technical Drawing

TECHNICAL CLUSTER : Patternmaking; Garment Construction

COMMERCIAL CLUSTER : Marketing & Advertising

CONTEXTUAL CLUSTER : Theory of Clothing; Textile Studies

SECOND YEAR

DESIGN CLUSTER : Fashion Design; Illustration & Colour Theory; Computer Illustration & Design

TECHNICAL CLUSTER : Patternmaking; Garment Construction; Grading

COMMERCIAL CLUSTER : Retail Planning & Buying

CONTEXTUAL CLUSTER : Theory of Clothing; Fashion Forecasting & Trend; Life Skills

THIRD YEAR

DESIGN CLUSTER : Fashion Design; Computer Illustration & Design

TECHNICAL CLUSTER : Patternmaking; Garment Construction

ELECTIVE : Theory of Clothing; Micro Business Management

CONTEXTUAL CLUSTER : Experiential Learning; Fashion Forecasting & Trend; Life Skills

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CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

FASHION DESIGNER | FASHION BUYER | STYLIST | VISUAL MERCHANDISER | COSTUME DESIGNER | FILM & TELEVISION | FASHION ILLUSTRATOR | TREND FORECASTER | FASHION JOURNALIST | PATTERN MAKER