Always wanted to design and create your own clothes? The Apparel Design specialisation will equip you with 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 designs, ensure quality assurance, and identify fabrics for different designs. You will also 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 own unique 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!
Glimpse into the digital & merchandising world with our Fashion Business specialisation. Learn essential skills to start-up or up-skill your own Fashion brand, and learn to navigate the world of digitalisation!
You will learn to conduct fashion merchandising, including sourcing for supplies, understanding various fabrics, computing all apparel costs via a technical specification sheet, and coordinating production from starting design to finished good, ensuring quality control along the way. You will also learn the fundamentals of Fashion marketing, and be given the opportunity to set up and market your own 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.