Fashion Design Diploma

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Course description

Fashion Design Diploma:

Learn the art of fashion, develop creative skills for your successful career in Fashion Design. On this Fashion Design Diploma you will gain essential knowledge of the using of colour, choosing textiles, technical knowledge of the garment styles and patterns, design and finishes. Fashion Design Course will teach you about all the ins and outs of the fashion industry. Highlights of the course include; Introduction to Fashion Design, Elements of Design, Principles of Design, Dress Designing Essentials, Colour & Dress Designing, the Design Process, Fashion Sketching, Working with Patterns, Sewing Basics and Running the Fashion Design Business.'

Learning Outcomes

On course completion the learner will be able to;

  • Discuss the concept of fashion design both in its contemporary form and in a historical context.
  • Assess how consumer’s needs and wants influence apparel production.
  • Investigate the elements of design
  • Explore design principles including emphasis, balance, harmony and repetition.
  • Explore variety of effective and efficient dress designing techniques.
  • Develop knowledge for essential colour principles, along with how certain colours are more appropriate for certain applications and how to avoid colour clashes.
  • Investigate each of the most important steps of the design process – from initial inspiration to final garment production.
  • Understand how to effectively and efficiently bring ideas and concepts to life in the form of sketches
  • Explore the fundamentals of creating and running a successful design business

Course Syllabus

This Fashion DesignDiploma consists of following units:

Unit 1 - Introduction to Fashion Design

Unit 2 - Elements of Design

Unit 3 - Principles of Design

Unit 4 - Dress Designing Essentials

Unit 5 - Colour & Dress Designing

Unit 6 - The Design Process

Unit 7 - Fashion Sketching

Unit 8 - Working with Patterns

Unit 9 - Sewing Basics (i)

Unit 10 - Sewing Basics (ii)

Unit 11 - Running the Fashion Design Business

Course Benefits:

  • Full Tutor Support
  • Self paced, no fixed schedules
  • Available to students anywhere in the world
  • 24/7 Access to the LMS ( Learning Management System )
  • Easy to understand quality e-learning study materials
  • The benefit of applying for NUS extra Discount Card.

Additional entry requirements

There is no particular entry requirement. We do not ask for any previous qualification or experience. Students of all age and academic background can enrol on this course.

Training for employers

This course has been specifically designed for companies training their employees.

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Qualification awarded by the course provider


UK qualification

This course is offered to anyone in the world, but its qualification is only relevant in this country.

Study Hours:

Variable - to suit the learner


BeginnerIntermediate Advanced

Virtual help:

No attendance for this course

Course type:

Online course

Total time for completion:

No time limit

£560 ( 82% off )

per course

More info on price: On course completion students can claim accredited certificate by paying £99 accreditation fee. Certificate postal charges will be £9.

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