Have you ever thought of making your clothes? The Apparel Design and Product Development specialisation will equip you with the industry-relevant skills to keep you up to date as you further your career in the Fashion industry.
You will learn how to draft, cut, and sew your very own design, ensure quality assurance, and identify fabrics for different designs. Getting to the more technical side, you will learn how to draw your production and technical specification sheet.
These skills will equip you with the necessary skills to take that first stepping stone towards starting your very own fashion brand!
Basic Drafting and Sewing
Learn the fundamentals of drafting
and sewing with our specially tailored programme that allows you to progress
from a basic to an advanced sewer!
Understand how textiles are constructed from fibre to fabric. Learn to recognise the different types of fabric and understand its properties.
Digital Apparel Design
Learn to use Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator to showcase your fashion illustrations in working digital files!
Not a fan of sewing? How about a glimpse into the digital world with our Fashion Business specialisation. Learn the essential skills needed to bring your Fashion Business forth in the world of digitalisation!
A holistic introduction to the Textile and Fashion industry, understand the process of design until finished goods and gain the ability to comprehend the processes for merchandising to the marketing of your finished goods.
You will learn how to conduct fashion merchandising, which includes sourcing for supplies, understanding various fabrics and compute all apparel cost under a technical specification sheet, and coordinate production from start to end, ensuring quality control along the way. Learn the fundamentals of Fashion marketing and set up your e-commerce brand.
These skills will build the foundations of your Fashion Business and push you towards greater success as you continue to venture into the Digital Age of the Fashion industry.
Understanding Fashion Retail Buying
Learn the knowledge and skills of the various techniques and concepts in the Fashion Retail buying, such as retail buying strategy and the OTB plan.
Apparel Production and Technical Specifications
Understand how garments are constructed with their seams and stitches. This knowledge will improve sampling and production specifications.
Social Media Marketing
Find out how social media can benefit
your business or organisation in the
ever-changing world of digitalisation.