Post Graduate Programme in Fashion Technolgy
This Postgraduate Diploma Programme puts strong emphasis on trends, forecasting, pattern cutting, garment analysis and product range development. It provides a fully integrated vocationally-oriented programme of study, geared to training budding fashion designers with the skills that are in demand within the fashion Industry.
This course enables the graduating designer to perform competitively within the international fashion industry. The combines a creative and intellectual approach to visually-led design innovation with strong theoretical and practical elements.
The course is designed to broaden existing knowledge and to give the necessary experience to work within the fashion Industry at the highest level. It stimulates imagination and creativity with the support of an informed knowledge base of the Industry. The course has multi disciplinary approach which trains student for various specialized career options.
The course concentrates on fashion design, range planning, colour / fabric and trend development, creative pattern interpretation and fashion business studies with marketing. A strong historical and contemporary cultural perspective underpins the study of fashion and lifestyle. Practical skills are integrated with theory from the very beginning of the course. Students are encourage to adopt a critical approach to concept development and designing. Their expertise culminates in the final correction which is showcased in Fashion Show at the end of their course.
- Strong Industry link
- Live project
- Focus on creative experimentation
- Wide range of specialist and academic support
Graduates work across a very wide spectrum of careers in fashion as Designers, Fashion Journalists, Stylists, Photographers, Illustrators, Merchandisers, Production Managers, Buyers, Technologist, Forecasters, Graders, Quality Controllers or start their own retail line.
|Semester – 1||Semester – 2|
|Visual Art |
|Surface Ornamentation |
Design II & Fashion Forecasting
|Semester – 3||Semester – 4|
Design – III
Production Management & Quality Control
|Stylized Illustration |
Fashion show or Diploma project
2 Years Full Time
- Graduate in any discipline.
- Portfolio preferred
- Complete the last semester at Wigan & Leigh College, UK
- Top-up the qualification at universities in the UK, USA, Canada & Australia.
All units combine workshops, tutorials and projects and are assessed depending on the nature of the project. At the end of the semester, the units will also be assessed by time-bound assessment.