Part time Course in Fashion in Florence in Italy

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You can usually take higher education courses if you’re 18 or older. They’re regularly taught in universities, colleges and professional institutions such as art schools or agricultural colleges - nearly all of which have their own websites. You can get a wide range of skills, for example, diplomas, bachelor degrees, foundation degrees and post-graduate degrees.

A fashion designer, a fashion journalist, or anybody else connected to fashion should be well educated in art, cultural heritage, history, aesthetic theories on one hand, and on the other – be creative and capable of coming up with individual and challenging ideas and concepts. A Course in Fashion can provide a comprehensive understanding and foundation in all of these aspects.

Italy, officially the Italian Republic, is a unitary parliamentary republic within the European Union, located in Southern Europe. To the north, it borders France, Switzerland, Austria, and Slovenia along the Alps.

Florence is one of the most populous city of Italy. This place is known for its Art institutions. Moreover, institutions like Florence University of Arts are dedicated to providing good quality art based education. These educational institutions focus on over all grooming of the students.

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Course in Luxury Materials

LMW Luxury Materials Workshop
Campus 5 days January 2017 Italy Florence

The course that aims at acquiring knowledge and at researching the materials lasts one week and focuses on the explanation of the various production techniques for the luxury items sector. The specialization offered is very important as it aims at creating a designer with basic skills on materials and production techniques to allow him/her to make the right choises in the collection creation phase. [+]

Part time Course Studies in Fashion in Florence in Italy. EXCLUSIVE, INTENSIVE, SPECIALIST COURSE COURSE TO LEARN ABOUT MATERIALS AND HOW TO USE THEM FOR THE CREATION OF LUXURY ITEMS MADE IN ITALY IN THE FOOTWEAR AND LEATHER GOODS SECTORS A STUDY HOLIDAY IN A CITY OF ART, FLORENCE OBJECTIVE & FOCUS The course that aims at acquiring knowledge and at researching the materials lasts one week and focuses on the explanation of the various production techniques for the luxury items sector. The specialization offered is very important as it aims at creating a designer with basic skills on materials and production techniques to allow him/her to make the right choises in the collection creation phase. INTRODUCTION A full immersion course the first part of which focuses on the main production techniques and on the industrialization methods of the luxury sector. The second part of the course will take place outside the classroom by visiting a number of companies each leader in its sector, where the student can experience first hand the production reality and the process that brings his future idea to life. The course si aimed at young designers who already have a working experience in the fashion world but also to young students who want to further their knowledge. The course is intensive and caters for a limited numbers of students so as facilitate and maximize learning both in class and during the visit. COURSE IN BRIEF LOCATION Via Don Lorenzo Perosi 4a - 50018 Scandicci (Florence) LANGUAGE Italian \ English CLASS TIME From Monday to Friday From 9 a.m. To 5 p.m PRE-REQUISITES: Admittance to the course is subject to an analysis of the applicant’s CV. Send CV by e-mail. The number of partecipants is limited to 10\12. SESSIONS START Upcoming classes are planned for: January, May, July, October 2017 FLEXIBLE WORKSHOPS Flexible dates can be arranged on request. Send your request to: workshop@giannivolpi.com TUITION FEE 1800 € + VAT (where applicable) ACCOMODATION Information about accomodation close to us and surroundings are available on request. Send your request to: workshop@giannivolpi.com [-]

Fashion Design Course

In Florence Academy
Campus Part time 2 - 12 weeks Open Enrollment Italy Florence

The Fashion Design Course aims to provide an introduction to Italian Fashion Design and the development of a collection, with a particular reference to the Italian fashion-plate, its practical creation and the study of accessories. [+]

The Fashion Design Course aims to provide an introduction to Italian Fashion Design and the development of a collection, with a particular reference to the Italian fashion-plate, its practical creation and the study of accessories. The Fashion Design course aims to introduce students to fashion through multiple pathways, helping them not only to enhance their practical skills for Fashion Design and illustration, but also to acquire a more specific and multifaceted sensitivity toward anything that involves fashion, such as, new trends, technical clothing aspects/styles, influences of history on clothes and the theoretical approaches to develop and create fashion collections. Fashion course features: Lessons (per week): 5 practical lessons in 2 aftnernoons 1 lesson= 50 minutes Entry levels: 3-9 Duration: From 2 to 12 weeks Also available in English Also available for beginners Course price (per week): 100 Eur Enrolment Fee: No enrolment fee will be charged if a student is enrolled in a course of Italian. If the student enrolls in this course without taking a language course there will be a € 15 non refundable enrolment fee. This € 15 fee must be paid only once should the student enroll in more than one additional course (i.e. enrolls in Cucina Italiana, Storia dell’arte, etc.). Courses Starting Dates & Prices Every Monday, except on a public holiday, when the course starts on Tuesday. Public holidays: On days which are, according to the local law, public holidays, no classes will take place. Lessons will neither be compensated nor refunded. Maximum number of students for class: 14 Minimum age: 16 Duration of a lesson: 50 minutes Minimum number of participants: 6 (certain courses may run with fewer participants) Certificate: all students receive a comprehensive certificate which states exactly the level achieved for listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Only students who have attended at least 80% of the course will receive this certificate. Course fee includes: Lessons of Italian Course material (book, Eurocentres writing pad and pen) Assessment of your language level on entry (written and oral test, including a personal interview) Personal feedback on your entry assessment test Clear learning goals, discussed with you each week Continuous monitoring of learning progress and diagnostic feedback. Weekly testes and revision lessons Two lessons a week spent in the Study Club, with the assistance of a teacher Final certificate, stating the precise level for your language skills Free access to the Internet (WiFi connection) Free use of Learning Centre and library Eurocentres writing pad and pen Help-desk /staffed school reception 24-hour emergency number Course fee does not include: Travel costs Enrolment fees Examination fees Participation in voluntary leisure activities and excursions (if not otherwise indicated) Pocket money Personal insurance coverage for illness, accident, theft. [-]

Fashion & Luxury Goods Management

European School of Economics
Campus Part time 6 months January 2017 Italy Rome

The aim of ESE Professional Programme in Fashion & Luxury Goods Management is to provide a focused and vocationally oriented education in specific aspects of Fashion & Luxury related disciplines, namely fashion research, marketing, trend forecasting, luxury goods management, brand management and retail management. [+]

Part time Course Studies in Fashion in Florence in Italy. The fashion industry is a complex, growing and strongly competitive business sector. Becoming a leader in this fast evolving trade requires individuals to possess an extensive array of managerial skills, a high degree of strategic planning capabilities, interpersonal communications abilities and a creative approach to problem solving. The aim of ESE Professional Programme in Fashion & Luxury Goods Management is to provide a focused and vocationally oriented education in specific aspects of Fashion & Luxury related disciplines, namely fashion research, marketing, trend forecasting, luxury goods management, brand management and retail management. Working closely with key figures within the fashion and luxury goods industry, the programme will equip the students with an invaluable education and skills base. It will ensure that the candidates develop a competitive fashion business curriculum, allowing them to become the leading fashion innovators of tomorrow. Intake Dates: January, April, September Modules Offered*: Fashion Research, Marketing and Trend Forecasting Retail Management Brand Management E-Business & E-Commerce* *On the Milan campus only, the programme includes 5 modules (•Luxury Brands Management • Fashion Research, Marketing and Trend Forecasting • Buying and Merchandising • Retail Management • Consumer Behaviour) Total Course Hours: 165 hours Mode of Delivery: Each module entails one 3-hour session per week for a total of 15 weekly hours (Monday – Friday). Language of Instruction: English Assessment Mid Term Assessment (30%) Final Assessment (70%) (Students must have 80% attendance rate to qualify for final exam and certificate) Level of Instruction: Undergraduate Entry Requirements: Application form High-School Diploma or Undergraduate Degree Résumé / CV Intermediate command of the English language (TOEFL / IELTS is a plus) Photocopy of passport / ID document Three passport-sized photographs Non-refundable € 50.00 application fee Maximum number of Attendees: 30 (In order to provide a unique learning experience with a ratio between Professor to students, no more than 30 students will be admitted into this programme) Internship (optional): Upon successful completion of the programme participants may opt to take a 3-month internship fitted to their profile and career objectives. An assessment with the ESE Placement Officer will determine their eligibility for a placement.* Professional Opportunities: This course is aimed to students interested in careers in the fashion and luxury business. On completion of the course, participants will be prepared for careers in fashion magazines, show rooms, press offices, fashion houses and as freelance professional for styling agencies. The programme’s luxury component provides students with concrete knowledge of a vast variety of goods and services, such as jewellery, hotels, concierge services, real estate and so forth. Credits & Recognition: Upon completion of the programme, participants will be awarded an ESE Certification of successful completion of the programme. Application Process: in order to apply for the course, candidates are required to fill out an online application form and submit a non-refundable application with a fee of € 50.00. * Visa Regulations Permitting ** Subject to change according to each Campus [-]

Fashion Business Administration

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 1 month March 2017 Italy Florence

Presenting the figure of the future business administrator: the one able to make numbers enhance and support creativity, an entrepreneurial mind who can launch, lead and make a fashion business perform in the most different market conditions. [+]

Presenting the figure of the future business administrator: the one able to make numbers enhance and support creativity, an entrepreneurial mind who can launch, lead and make a fashion business perform in the most different market conditions. The study plan features: World Business Issues (reading, analysing and creating business scenarios), Fashion Marketing (consumer behaviour, market attractiveness and benchmarking), Fashion Enterprise (business intelligence, start-up, project management), Business Administration (balance sheets, finance, change management), Fashion Leadership (team building, coaching, negotiating, persuading). Two museum visits, one to Gucci and one to Ferragamo, a lecture given by a specialist from the fashion field, an individual project and a personal consultation about your future in the world of fashion and options for further study are all elements included in the course. This course is the ideal first move into the business of fashion, leading perfectly into the four-year undergraduate programme in Business of Fashion or the nine-month master in International Fashion Business. [-]

Fashion Writing and Communication

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 1 month March 2017 Italy Florence

An insight into the visionary yet provocative figure of the one who can communicate fashion at journalistic, corporate or commercial level, with the ability to find the right statement for different purposes, a word player who persuades individual and collective opinions. [+]

Part time Course Studies in Fashion in Florence in Italy. An insight into the visionary yet provocative figure of the one who can communicate fashion at journalistic, corporate or commercial level, with the ability to find the right statement for different purposes, a word player who persuades individual and collective opinions. The study plan features: Contemporary Fashion (system, trade fairs, designers, brands), Sociology of Imaginary (art& fashion, psychology, anthropology, subcultures), Fashion Writing (journalism, writing rules, editing), Strategic Planning (copywriting, advertising, integrated communication planning), Style Management (digital styling, p.r. and networking, blogging). Two museum visits - to Gucci and Ferragamo, a lecture from an international industry expert, a personal project and a face-to-face interview to determine your potential and future study possibilities are all included in the course. Opting for this course is the perfect way to start your education in fashion, continuing with the four-year undergraduate in Business of Fashion or the nine-month master in Fashion Marketing & Communication. [-]

Fashion Trend Forecasting and Styling

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 1 month March 2017 Italy Florence

This course introduces the creative figure of the one who can communicate the image of a collection, a show, a digital environment, a shop or person by detecting the language of nowadays-aesthetic paradigms and shaping the collective imaginary of tomorrow. [+]

This course introduces the creative figure of the one who can communicate the image of a collection, a show, a digital environment, a shop or person by detecting the language of nowadays-aesthetic paradigms and shaping the collective imaginary of tomorrow. The study plan features: Sociology of Imaginary (art& fashion, psychology, anthropology, subcultures), Trend Forecasting (colour theory and practice, materials, methodology, application), Fashion Photography (photology, photography, graphic design), Fashion Styling (shooting, icon making, publishing), Style Management (digital styling, p.r. and networking, blogging). Visits to the Gucci and Ferragamo museums, an international guest lecture, an individual project and an individual consultation about your future in fashion including next-step study possibilities are all included in the course. The course allows you to take the first step in your fashion training, providing excellent preparation for the four-year undergraduate programme in Business of Fashion and the nine-month masters programmes in Fashion Trend Forecasting or Fashion Styling. [-]

Fashion Product Communication

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 1 month March 2017 Italy Florence

A course to become familiar with the very recent profile of somebody who can engage with a new, sophisticated client in search of small-quantity artisanal dresses, jewels and accessories which are stylish, distributed globally yet appreciated by VIPs as well. [+]

Part time Course Studies in Fashion in Florence in Italy. A course to become familiar with the very recent profile of somebody who can engage with a new, sophisticated client in search of small-quantity artisanal dresses, jewels and accessories which are stylish, distributed globally yet appreciated by VIPs as well. The study plan features: Craft to Business (operations for textile, knitwear and leather goods), Product Management (sourcing, elements of merchandising, quality management), Fashion Enterprise (business intelligence, start-up, project management), Product Communication (presentation materials, show room, b2b communication), Style Management (digital styling, p.r. and networking, blogging). Included in the course are visits to the Gucci and Ferragamo museums, an international guest lecture, an individual project and a personal consultation about your prospects within the fashion industry, including your options for further study. Enrolling on this course is a first-rate beginning to your education in fashion, ideally continued with the four-year graduate in Fashion Management or with the nine-month master in Fashion Enterprise. [-]

Fashion Marketing & Merchandising

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 1 month March 2017 Italy Florence

This course presents the figure of the marketing manager - the one who knows about the fashion product, how to merchandise it and how to find a unique market space in a scenario where overabundance has completely changed consumer habits. [+]

This course presents the figure of the marketing manager - the one who knows about the fashion product, how to merchandise it and how to find a unique market space in a scenario where overabundance has completely changed consumer habits. The study plan features: Contemporary Fashion (system, trade fairs, designers, brands), Craft to Business (operations for textile, knitwear and leather goods), Fashion Development (design concept, 3D techniques and product development), Fashion Merchandising (collection and line planning, product industrialisation), Fashion Marketing (consumer behaviour, market attractiveness and benchmarking). Opportunities included are a visit to both the Gucci and Ferragamo museums, attending a lecture given by an industry expert, your own project and an individual meeting to help you ascertain your potential skills and inform you of further study possibilities. Fashion Marketing and Merchandising is the ideal start to a career in fashion and leads perfectly into either the four-year undergraduate in Fashion Management or the nine-month master in Fashion Merchandising & Buying. [-]

Fashion Buying

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 1 month March 2017 Italy Florence

An introduction to the most contemporary version of the fashion buyer; the one finding the perfect sale format for mono brand stores and department stores, luxury boutiques and concept stores, bricks and mortar and e-commerce, focusing on clothing as well as all kinds of accessories. [+]

Part time Course Studies in Fashion in Florence in Italy. An introduction to the most contemporary version of the fashion buyer; the one finding the perfect sale format for mono brand stores and department stores, luxury boutiques and concept stores, bricks and mortar and e-commerce, focusing on clothing as well as all kinds of accessories. The study plan features: Contemporary Fashion (system, trade fairs, designers, brands), Craft to Business (operations for textile, knitwear and leather goods), Fashion Buying (buying techniques, sales and retail management), Retail Concept (trends and formats, displays, multi-sensorial communication), Retail Marketing (consumer behaviour, shop management and performance). You will have the opportunity to visit the Gucci and Ferragamo museums, attend a lecture given by a fashion industry expert and conduct an individual project. A one-on-one consultation about your personal potential and further study opportunities also forms part of the course. Fashion Buying is the perfect first step on the fashion education path, ideally continued with the four-year undergraduate in Fashion Management or with the nine-month master in Luxury Retail Management. [-]

Fashion Brand Management

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 1 month March 2017 Italy Florence

A course which gives you the privilege of entering the fashion system in the guise of brand manager; the one shaping, preserving, renewing, communicating and marketing an identity in its singularity, [+]

A course which gives you the privilege of entering the fashion system in the guise of brand manager; the one shaping, preserving, renewing, communicating and marketing an identity in its singularity, a complete profile endowed with both visionary and managerial skills. The study plan features: Brand Research (psychology, anthropology, sociology of imaginary), Brand Identity (innovation, business design and brand building), Brand Strategy (trend spotting, marketing, positioning, competition and uniqueness), Brand Management (merchandising, distribution and legal affairs), Brand Communication (brands and designers, fashion media, digital media, shows and event curating). The course includes: a visit to the Gucci and Ferragamo museums, an international guest lecture given by an expert from within the fashion industry, a personal project, a face-to-face interview to find out about one’s own potential and further study opportunities. Attending this course is an excellent first step in preparation for a training path in fashion, continuing with the four-year undergraduate programme in Business of Fashion or with the nine-month master in Fashion Brand Management. [-]

Fashion & Visual Arts

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 2 - 4 weeks March 2017 Italy Florence

The aim of this four-week course is to introduce you to the Imaging of Fashion. Visual Communication is extremely important to convey emotions and create desire (or rejection), the key ingredients to be successful in the fashion industry. [+]

Part time Course Studies in Fashion in Florence in Italy. The aim of this four-week course is to introduce you to the Imaging of Fashion. Visual Communication is extremely important to convey emotions and create desire (or rejection), the key ingredients to be successful in the fashion industry. The power of an image is that it can communicate in a very effective way and make many dreams and passions arise. The aim of this short course is to introduce you to the creation of image, illustration and video and graphic design in general. The short-course has been created with the aim of purely focusing on the 2D representation of thoughts and emotion. Going from academic drawing to photography and video and 3D graphics on screens. The world of 2D depiction is extremely vast and has been evolving over centuries, revolutionising imaging. This course aims to introduce you into this realm and make you familiar with all its various subjects, giving you a taste of the power of iconography. The course has been created to introduce you to the Visual Language of Fashion. You will be able to develop your skills in observation drawing, using different graphic techniques and subsequently you will be trained in developing and making compositions and illustrating storyboards. This process is based on the overview of the working method of graphic artists, presenting different graphic and visual techniques, such as sketching, academic and illustration drawing, photography and its manipulation with software, 2D and 3D graphics, motioned pictures, website composition, covers, magazine layouts, etc. This wide spectrum of techniques will be taught in order to enable you to define, with the advice and guidance of your tutors, if you want to pursue this field in your undergraduate, graduate, or Master course or as a professional. [-]

Fashion Portfolio

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 2 - 4 weeks March 2017 Italy Florence

The portfolio is an important tool, used to promote one’s personality, skills, and authorship. [+]

The portfolio is an important tool, used to promote one’s personality, skills, and authorship. In the world of fashion and design it is a crucial element required when you are pursuing further studies or looking for job opportunities and participating in competitions. This programme has been created in order to aid you in the development and creation of your portfolio. The course provides a platform of tutors who will give you feedback and a review, together with advice on the selection and presentation of your work. Furthermore it’s aim is also to assist you in completing your work, not limiting it to what has already been realized but implementing it with new ideas, the fruit of a collaboration between student and tutor resulting in a piece of truly rewarding work. The course will commence with the introduction and evaluation of your projects, pictures, sketchbooks, artworks, colour studies, collages and moods and any other work that represents your personality and experiences. You will then start to develop and project initial ideas for styles, shapes and covers of the portfolio, taking inspiration from examples presented by the tutors. As the course continues, it will provide you with an insight into typography, digitalizing and scanning images and elaborating them on programmes such as Adobe Photoshop and consequently putting them together and creating portfolio layouts, books, CVs, etc. in Adobe InDesign. The course will teach you how to do personal online promotion by creating your personal website with Adobe Muse and managing different social networks such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram. In the last stage of the course, you will focus on the final composite, putting into practice the various advice you have received while working on the final edit. The course will guide you through all the steps starting from the initial creative input and editing, moving onto image and text composition and creation of the layout, arriving at the prepress stage and ending with the actual printing and packaging. During the course, you will also be trained on personal introduction and interview skills, in order to better prepare you for any kind of future presentation. [-]

Shoes & Bags Technology

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 2 - 4 weeks July 2017 Italy Florence

During the eighty-hour Shoes and Bags Technology programme, you will gain an accurate understanding of the processes and techniques required for creating prototypes of shoes and bags. [+]

Part time Course Studies in Fashion in Florence in Italy. During the eighty-hour Shoes and Bags Technology programme, you will gain an accurate understanding of the processes and techniques required for creating prototypes of shoes and bags. At the end of the programme your teachers and the Head of Department can advise you on further steps in your career as a student or as a professional in the Fashion Industry. The course is dedicated to allowing you to discover and exercise footwear and bag artisan techniques using Polimoda’s fully equipped laboratories in close collaboration with your teachers. You will immediately start practising artisan and leather hand sewing techniques and you will learn how to use all the machines. Your teachers will demonstrate the complexity of the construction of selected styles of shoes and bags and you will learn the terminology of the majority of the components in Italian and English. During the four-week programme you will create a pair of basic ballerinas and a tote bag with the guidance of a Master and a technical assistant. Simultaneously, with the basic drawing classes you will learn to make Illustrator drawings and you will be shown software programmes for 2D and 3D design. Leather Technology will help you understand the different types of hides and how to identify the differences in quality and the tanning process. You will start working on spec sheets and learn how to make precise technical drawings, a must-know communication tool for any leather technician. Furthermore, we will also provide a look at how manufacturers organise production and manage the supply chain, we will explain and analyse them together and consequently, ask you to apply them to the personal final project. During the course you will visit a Tannery, an Accessories Manufacturer and a Last Factory. [-]

Footwear Technology

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 2 - 4 weeks March 2017 Italy Florence

A Pattern Maker is the engineer that cooperates with the Footwear Designer. He can select or develop a last following the drawings and specifications of the designer. [+]

A Pattern Maker is the engineer that cooperates with the Footwear Designer. He can select or develop a last following the drawings and specifications of the designer. He examines shape, volume and construction. A well-proportioned pattern can be developed and transformed into mock-ups. The final prototype will be the reference used to define the quantity of the components and materials needed to develop the technical sheets that will be used for production. In today’s industry this process is unimaginable without the knowledge of Computer Aided Design, used for making patterns, 2D and 3D design, planning the supply chain, merchandising and production. Polimoda offers this programme for those who need to expand their knowledge and techniques prior to admission to the undergraduate, graduate or Masters courses or pursuing a professional career. During the first days of the course you will become accustomed with all the equipment, tools and machinery of our laboratory. You will immediately start practising artisan and leather sewing techniques in the presence of our masters and technicians, who will exhibit the process of creation step by step. During the four week program, through demonstrations and hands on practice you will be guided through the basic concepts of the construction of different styles of footwear. Starting with an analysis of the proportions of the shoe, each student will create different types of insoles, heels and outsoles. The course will also be dedicated to introducing vital modern day computer programmes such as Adobe Illustrator, Elitron and Solid Thinking used to create 2D and 3D representations of footwear. After a short introduction into these programmes, you will start working on spec sheets and will be taught how to make precise technical drawings, a must-know in the industry for any leather technician / footwear technologist. Furthermore, a look into the merchandising plans used in today’s fashion companies will be provided, explaining and analysing them together and consequently, applying them to your personal final project. [-]

Leather Technology

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Part time 2 - 4 weeks March 2017 Italy Florence

If you are looking to inherit the fascinating craftsmanship in the manufacturing of leather garments and bags, this course is made for you. [+]

Part time Course Studies in Fashion in Florence in Italy. If you are looking to inherit the fascinating craftsmanship in the manufacturing of leather garments and bags, this course is made for you. We challenge you to discover the specific treatments and manipulations and how leather is prepared, sewn, constructed and finished. The emphasis of the course is set on craftsmanship and techniques and in exploring the different styles of garments and bags. Additionally, the whole process from pattern design, cutting, prototyping to manufacturing will be explained and put into practice as an extension of the sample models you will realise. Highly experienced professionals will tutor you on this journey of experiences. At the end of the course your teachers will be able to give you feedback and advice on how you can proceed if you are interested in further academic studies or if you have professional objectives in mind. This course will start with a demonstration and exercises using the variety of tools and machines used in our leather manufacturing laboratories. From the first day you will have to start practising sewing and construction techniques and will finish with detailed samples of leather garments and bags, being guided step by step by our Master Artisans accompanied by technical assistants. Regardless of previous competences and experiences all students will create and finish a tote bag and at least ½ a leather jacket. Essential modern day computer programmes to create 2D representations such as Adobe Illustrator, Elitron and Solid Thinking that are used in the manufacturing process by all technicians, pattern designers and artisans will be introduced and explained. You will start compiling spec sheets and making precise technical drawings, a must-know in the industry for any leather technician. [-]