Fanshawe College

Fashion Design

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Program Information

School:Fanshawe College
Faculty:School of Design
Degree:Diploma; Co-op; University Transfer
Field of Study:Fashion/Apparel Design
Description:Fashion Design is a three year co-operative Ontario College Advanced Diploma program providing professional career-directed training in the development, production management and marketing of apparel design. Through classroom theory, lecture, lab work, field trips and work term experience, skills are applied. Networking with industry professionals promotes future employment opportunities. Emphasis is placed on design analysis, apparel manufacturing and technology, and design communications and marketing. Skills such as fashion illustration, computer-aided design, pattern-making and draping, and garment construction techniques are taught, and supported by studies of textile technology, historical research, manufacturing processes and applied computerized technology in the fashion industry. The program fosters creative and independent problem solving in students, preparing them for a future in the various sectors of the rapidly changing fashion industry.
URL:Fashion Design at Fanshawe College
Course Based:Yes
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $16,242
Careers:Theatre, Fashion, Exhibit and Other Creative Designers

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Mathematics 

OSSD with courses from the College (C), University (U), University/College (M), or Open (O) stream WITH: - Any Grade 12 English (C) or (U) - Any Grade 11 or Grade 12 Mathematics* (C), (U), or (M)

Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 5.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 79]
Additional Admission Requirements:
    Recommended Personal Preparation •Students are encouraged to develop strong fashion drawing and sketching qualities using various techniques •A strong sewing background is very important •A personal interest in global fashion awareness in industry, textiles and computer

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 30, 2018