Fashion Design - Research and Creativity - Fall Semester
Semestral Course - Milan.Start date
: September 2017Duration
: 15 weeksAttendance
: full timeLanguage
The IED Milan Fashion Design – building collection semester offers students the possibility to master the fundamental techniques and tools of fashion design as well as an introduction to the “Italian fashion system” in the design capital “Milan”.
Participants may take a single semester as part of a “study abroad” experience or to acquire new skills or continue in the following semester where they “design” as part of the “academic year” option.Description
Introduces students to the fundamental theories and methodologies of the Italian fashion system as the basis for learning the skills and techniques for designing a collection.
In order to develop design techniques, the program begins with the introduction of those fundamental techniques such as freehand drawing, paying particular attention to the anatomy of the human figure, and then proceed to the use of graphics software and its digital sketching techniques.
Special attention is given to the use of color and the methodological research of concept and image that will support the creation of a fashion collection.
Through the study of art and the history of costume and fashion, the student will be able to recognize the connection between these disciplines, their evolution and influence they play in visual communication and defining trends.
This course is intended for motivated students interested in learning the fundamentals of fashion design and are interested in pursuing further study or a career in the multi-faceted fashion industry. There are no pre-requisites for these semester courses.
The IED approach offers students the unique opportunity to work directly with industry professionals as part of their academic experience and professional development thanks to long-standing relationships with Italian fashion and design industry leaders.
This semester program 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
The faculty comprises experts and professionals with the ability to teach applied skills and a constant stream of innovation. Each individual course is run in direct contact with and supported by companies operating in the fields in question.