DIPLOMA IN FASHION AND DESIGN

Programme Overview

This diploma is designed to give students an in-depth grounding in the basics of fashion design, while also teaching them the techniques required to launch a successful professional career in this thriving and stimulating field.

This course focuses on key areas in this profession including design work, garment cutting and construction, textile decoration and needle craft to ensure students are easily absorbed into local industries upon graduation.
Career Opportunities
This course will prepare students for careers such as: • Fashion Designer
• Tailor
• Costume Designer
• Entrepreneur
Programme Duration and Structure
This Diploma course shall be offered in 3 years which is six (9) terms.
Expected Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course, students will be able to: • Understand the techniques and skills needed to design, produce, and promote fashion, clothing, and accessories.
• Gain in-depth understanding of the fundamentals of the design industry
• Demonstrate professionalism by managing time to meet deadlines with quality work and effectively collaborating in teams.
• Articulate design ideas verbally, visually, and digitally.
• Develop a systematic, critical approach to problem solving at all levels of the design process
Entry Requirements
• An aggregate grade C- (minus)