Diploma in Fashion and Design

The College of Fashion & Design, Dubai

Program Description

Diploma in Fashion and Design

The College of Fashion & Design, Dubai

The Diploma in Fashion and Design is a 2 year curriculum which is designed to equip students with a broad-based exposure to all aspects of fashion. The Lower Division Study curriculum encourages integration of students’ anticipated careers within larger, more encompassing and multiple contexts.


The DFD curriculum structure is composed of 33 credits Core Fashion and Design courses, 24 credits General Education courses and 6 credits Fashion and Design Elective courses. In total 63 credits are required for graduation.

General Courses

  • ESCS1101 Essential Skills for College Success
  • ACWR 1102 Academic Writing
  • MATH 1103 Mathematics
  • PRSK 1201 Presentation Skills
  • PBSP 1202 Public speaking
  • SOAP 1204 Software Applications for Fashion
  • ENVS 2105 Environmental Science
  • IWAR 2201 Art of Islamic World

Core Courses

  • SSFA 1104 Fashion Social Studies
  • DWFI 1105 Drawing and Fashion Illustration I
  • INMG 1203 Introduction to Management
  • ACFI 1205 Foundations of Accounting and Finance
  • PMGC 2101 Pattern Making and Garment Construction I
  • INAC 2102 International Art Culture
  • MRKT 2103 Introduction to Marketing
  • HIFA 2104 History of Fashion
  • DISK 2202 Digital Skills
  • INRM 2203 Introduction to Research Methods
  • FUFD 2204 Fundamentals of Fashion Design

Career Opportunity

The Diploma in Fashion Design will launch you into the world of fashion and design with a solid foundation in trends, concepts and skills that will allow you to pursue a variety of career paths within this field including:

  • Assistant Manager – Product and Design
  • Associate Retail Manager
  • Junior Merchandiser
  • Sales Associate
  • Creative Executive
  • Junior Buyer
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated February 8, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2018
Full time
United Arab Emirates - Dubai
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United Arab Emirates - Dubai
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