Comments about BA Fashion Design - At the institution - Leicester - Leicestershire
* A creative and dynamic course which cultivates and develops skills needed for the fashion industry * Established for over 70 years, this course continues to move with the constantly evolving fashion world * Industry-linked projects set by companies such as Oasis, Liberty, Agent Provocateur, Top Shop, Next and Adams.
Entry requirements Students should normally have a good portfolio, plus one of the following: * Successful completion of an Art and Design Foundation Course * National Diploma merit profile in a relevant subject * 240 points, to include two GCE/VCE A Levels with grade C in at least one art or design subject. Applications from mature students (21+) with alternative qualifications and/or work experience are welcomed.
BA Fashion Design
BA Fashion Design
Fashion Design encompasses a wide range of projects, including briefs from designer labels through to the high street. This enables students to gain specialist design and technical expertise relevant to a range of fashion activities. Design of womenswear, menswear and childrenswear features in a variety of modules, with students developing their work from initial design concept through to the finished garment.
Year one develops fundamental fashion design skills, historical and cultural studies and computer-aided design. Year two students choose from several optional modules including bra/baques, knitwear and style and colour prediction. This provides professional attributes and skills for various roles with challenging and exciting industry. The major project in year three gives students an opportunity to set their own briefs and produce a final collection of garments.