ACADEMIC COURSE IN FASHION DESIGN
The Fashion Design major of LABA in Florence is designed according to the Ministry’s new academic system (3+2). At the end of the first three years of studies, the student receives the ‘Diploma Accademico di 1° Livello’ (equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree).
The course prepares the students to work in the fashion industry and involves the acquirement of skills in styling and pattern drafting and in trend business.
It addresses the various aspects of all-round Fashion Design, thereby ranging from fashion sketching to fabric design, from fashion trend forecasting to communication video techniques.
BEGINS: October 2020
DURATION: 3 years
QUALIFICATION: First level degree
NUMBER OF STUDENTS: 20
WHAT WILL I LEARN BY ATTENTING THE LABA Fashion Design COURSE?
The LABA course in Fashion Design lasts three years. Each student receives state of the art tools for learning the profession in all of the career paths involving fashion: styling, pattern drafting, product development, cool hunting.
- History of costume
- Pattern making 1
- Design 1
- Fashion design 1
- Culture of fashion materials
- Fabric design
- Basic computer science
- Cultural marketing fundamentals
- Sociology of cultural processes
- Pattern making 2
- History of fashion
- Design methods for visual communication
- Digital image processing
- History of modern art
- Design 2
- Fashion design 2
- Fashion settings
- Great events planning
- History of contemporary art
- Design 3
- Fashion design 3
- Publishing for fashion design
- Tailoring techniques for costume
- Designing accessories
- Design management
- English for artistic communication
WHICH CAREERS CAN I ASPIRE TO WITH A DEGREE IN FASHION DESIGN?
By attending the LABA Fashion Design course (Diploma accademico di 1° livello – 1st level academic diploma), you will achieve access to many different careers in many different sectors, such as styling, pattern drafting, product development, cool hunting.
The educational program by LABA, in fact, allows its students to acquire skills that are easily marketable in the labour market.
The LABA Fashion Design course creates professional figures capable of securing jobs such as: