Fashion Studies 10, 20, 30
Fashion Studies is not just about sewing, it is about creativity, design, and inspiration. When you register in Fashion Studies you will be introduced to many other different elements of fashion like drafting textile science, technology, the world of designers, illustration, business, upcycling, outerwear, active wear, textile art, knitting/crochet, and more. The courses offered will help you develop important life skills that can transfer to other disciplines or lead to a career in a dynamic and exciting industry.
Students work independently on their choice of projects. After completing two required modules, you can earn as many credits as you can by studying the strand of Fashion Studies that you interests you most. Remember that Fashion Studies is not just for girls, but for all genders. There are exciting projects available for everyone!
There are a total 47 courses that students can select from in all strands of interest. Here are just some of the courses that Fashion Studies offers:
Fashion & Design – Fashion Illustration, Couture, Creating Accessories, Creative Costuming, Cultural Fashion
Fashion Fabrics and Production – Sewing Fundamentals and Construction, Textiles and Their Care, Draping, Pattern Drafting, Speciality Fabrics, Active wear, Knitwear, Outdoor Clothing, Creating Home Décor, Textiles Arts, Surface Embellishment, Digital Embroidery
Fashion and Promotion - Fashion Dynamics, Fashion Retailing, Fashion Merchandising
Fashion & History - Theatrical Costuming, Evolution of Fashion, Cultural Fashion
Fashion Studies 9
Fashion Studies is not just about sewing, it also includes learning about textile arts, like knitting or crocheting, or fashion design and illustration and textile fibres. In this level students are introduced to the basic sewing principles, sewing machine, ironing, sewing tools and practices. Students have a choice of sewing projects and work independently.
Fashion Studies is not just for girls, boys need to learn how to operate a sewing machine and sew, too. There is lots of opportunity to learn new skills in Fashion Studies, so come and try it.