The Fashion Design - Academic Year program enables students to experiment and master the basic tools of design.
Theoretical lessons are enhanced by creative workshops, visits to firms, trade fairs and industrial events and seminars with industry professionals as well as portfolio building and project work. The program highlights “Made in Italy” innovation, tradition and systems.
The Spring Building a Collection semester program is conceived and structured as a comprehensive overview of the Italian leaders in fashion and textile design: professionals, companies, trademarks, events and trade fairs connected with the world of style.
The objective of the “trend” semester is to deepen the student’s understanding of the “Italian design system” from the management and design methodology perspective. Course content and site visits focus on building a solid analytical and theoretical base in order to interpret and understand trends.
The Fall Creative Collections semester is conceived and structured as a comprehensive overview of the Italian leaders in fashion and textile design: professionals, companies, trademarks, events and trade fairs connected with the world of style.
The “project work” semester is structured around courses aimed at introducing the Italian design system, understanding company and marketing dynamics, and analyzing current trends in interior design in terms of language, form and materials. Students will use their analytical skills and theoretical knowledge to develop and complete a hands-on design project as a final semester work.
This Fashion Design - Academic Year is open to current students, graduates and professionals seeking to define or acquire new skills and perspective. IED is able to provide further information regarding course content, facilities and faculty upon request. IED facilitates students spending a semester or academic year abroad by facilitating credit transfer in collaboration with the student’s home institution.
- ART IN FASHION
- COMPUTER DESIGN APPLICATIONS
- DRESSING AND SELF-DECORATING COMMUNICATION
- FASHION DRAWING
- HISTORY OF FASHION AND ACCESSORIES
- INTRODUCTION TO COLOR
- DESIGN METHODOLOGY
- FASHION PATTERN MAKING AND TAILORING TECHNIQUES
- INTRODUCTION TO KNITWEAR
- MENSWEAR COLLECTION PROJECT
- PERSONAL DESIGN AND PORTFOLIO
- TECHNICAL DRAWING
- TECHNOLOGY OF MATERIALS
- TEXTILE PATTERN DRAWING
- WOMENSWEAR COLLECTION PROJECT
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Last updated April 12, 2016