Bachelor of Design (Fashion Design)
Why choose this course?
This course is for those who strive to express themselves in the world of modern design with unique and creative ideas. Make a change, come up with something unreal, dream of being noticed on global runways and magazine covers. A B.Des degree in fashion design gives you just the right platform to do all of this, by equipping you with essential skills to succeed in this exciting and glamourous industry where possibilities are endless.
In today’s fast changing contemporary world there is an ever-growing demand for professionals with this qualification. The B.Des graduate will be spoilt for employment opportunities in the rapidly expanding list of designer and luxury labels, retail companies in the ready-to-wear industry, and the much-needed area of sustainable and ethical apparel products.
This programme develops students’ ability to generate unique concepts and ideas, train them with skills to express these ideas, equip them with vocational abilities to create finished products through pattern development trails and garment construction.
Students will also have a well-rounded understanding of roles, opportunities and dimensions within the fashion industry like styling, photography, journalism, visual merchandising, fashion marketing, e-commerce, blogging and runway events.
A strong emphasis is placed on the use of emerging technology and software in design fields, as all students are expected to successfully complete courses in computer applications in the fashion industry.
Students will also participate in an internship, as it forms a vital part of the completion requirements for the B.Des Fashion Design degree. Ultimately, students receive real-world experience to launch them into successful careers.