Fashion Studies Foundation Year

Istituto Marangoni

Program Description

Fashion Studies Foundation Year

Istituto Marangoni

The Course

This preparatory course has been devised to nurture young talents and to broaden their understanding of fashion studies, giving them the opportunity to explore and experiment before undertaking studies at a degree level. Students will experience new skills, methods of thinking and academic practices that will prepare and underpin their studies at a higher level.

Learning Outcomes

  • enhance students’ capacity to learn and develop those abilities and skills which lead to self-reliant learning
  • develop students’ critical awareness of the contemporary visual world and related contexts and the relationship of contemporary practice to historical, cultural, environmental and social influences
  • develop students’ intellectual curiosity through critical understanding and advanced learning
  • using appropriate methods such as a reflective journal and the interaction between self and others
  • develop students’ creative production methods encouraging an open mind towards the exploration of new ideas and through risk-taking
  • build a network of connections with employers and in the workplace, by encouraging their participation in ‘live projects’, engaging active professionals in seminars and lectures, or as visitoring tutors to the programme
  • provide a context in which students are able to identify and interpret their abiilities and inclinations, through a continuous analytic and progressive exploration of their talents, developing their skills in building strong concept ideas, together with a creative art, design, craft and communication practice
  • develop students’ understanding and awareness of the opportunities and demands of the art, design, craft and communication studies in order to translate their potential and abilities into achievable goals, giving them the bases for progression to a higher educational pathway, chosen employment or direct connection to their future professional field.

Course Themes

  • Visual recording in art & design
  • Materials and processes in art & design
  • Ideas and concepts in art & design
  • Communication through art & design
  • Repeat pattern
  • Design methods in art & design
  • Fashion marketing
  • Study support skills and language
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 6, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2017
Oct. 2016
Duration
Duration
8 months
Full time
Price
Price
12,400 EUR
Information
Deadline
Start date Jan. 2017
Place
United Kingdom London, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 8 months
Price 12,400 EUR
enrolment fee € 3.500
Start date Oct. 2016
Place
United Kingdom London, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 8 months
Price 12,400 EUR
enrolment fee € 3.500