Fashion
SHORT
COURSES

Join us for our Saturday morning on-campus fashion short courses.

Whether it’s to gain a basic understanding or an introduction into a specialised area of the fashion industry, there are many reasons to enrol in a Fashion Short Course at the Design Academy of Fashion.

It could also be the first step in your understanding of DAF’s culture, to help you find the right course to continue with, or simply a way to spend an educational holiday in the beautiful city of Cape Town.
Short courses are open to anyone interested in expanding their knowledge of fashion.

Select Two courses and get 20% off! Details on the application form.

FULL-TIME PROGRAMS

DIPLOMA

The three-year Diploma in Fashion is an accredited programme that provides the ultimate preparation needed to enter the fashion industry.

FOUNDATION IN FASHION COURSE

The Foundational Course in Fashion is an exciting  course that equips you with foundational fashion knowledge drawing on key aspects of Fashion DesignGarment Technology, and Textile Theory.

ONLINE COURSES

ONLINE COURSE
Beginners introduction to Photoshop and Illustrator for fashion design.
ONLINE COURSE
Aimed at designers looking to expand their technical knowledge.
ONLINE COURSE
Dive into the principles of design from concept to the final touches.

The DAF Difference

In order to contribute to the world, we need to understand ourselves first.

The DAF curriculum is designed to unleash your full potential as a unique creative.  Focusing on the heart and mind of the individual, we explore, engage and experience the world around us.  When we understand ourselves and connect to the world, we are able to design and create with relevance and empathy.