Fashion and Garment Design

Course Duration:

1+1 years

Language of instruction

Italian with English translation.

Course objectives

Students learn to research, plan, create and manage their collections from the initial concept to point of sales.

Who should attend

  • Lovers of fashion with an interest in learning the profession of fashion and accessory design from those who practice what they teach at the highest level
  • Aspiring designers wanting a career change and have the time to take a comprehensive course that takes you from A to Z of this exciting profession
  • Fashion and culture enthusiasts keen to give full expression to their passion


Year one
Cultural and historical background. Overview of fashion categories Complete cycle of planning and creation of a collection: mood board, research, identity, illustration techniques, technical sketches . Study of basics of pattern making and draping techniques, construction and stitching techniques. At the end of the course students present their design project to a panel of expert judges.

Year two
Perfection and realisation of the design project completed in the first year module with the focus on practical work. Choice of fabrics and details for the collection. Production of models from the collection with attention to construction techniques.


From September 29th, 2014 to December 12th, 2014
From January 7th 2015 to February 18th, 2015
From February 23, 2015 to al March 27, 2015
From April 13th, 2015 to May 30th, 2015
From May 4th, 2015 to June 1st, 2015
From June 3rd, 2015 to July 3rd, 2015