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Fashion Industry Practice - Advanced

Course Code(s):  6M3706 FDAX
QQI Award Code:  6M3706 Fashion Design
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Course overview

Course Code 6M3706 FDAX
QQI Award Code 6M3706 Fashion Design
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

The aim of this 1 year full-time programme is to provide learners with additional skills for all aspects of the modern fashion trade. A Fashion portfolio which reflects the learners ability to deliver creative and original responses is prepared. This is essential for those wishing to gain entry to Art Colleges.

Learner focused integration of course content allows the learners to also gain City and Guilds certification in Fashion and/or Textiles. The Fashion Department teams are all specialists in their subject area and help to facilitate the learner to identify and achieve their full creative potential.

What will you Study?

Design Skills
Garment Construction
Pattern Drafting
Fabric Manipulation
Knitting
Illustration Techniques and Practice
Work Experience
Entrepreneurship
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

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AFDES 6M3706

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