LEVEL : UNDERGRADUATE
DURATION : 3 YEARS
START DATE : SEPTEMBER 2021
QUALIFICATION : PEARSON BTEC HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN ART & DESIGN (FASHION AND TEXTILES) LEVEL 5 + UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATION BY FAD INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY
DUAL COUNTRY : SEMESTER OR FINAL YEAR OPTION OF UK, ITALY, FRANCE OR DUBAI
FULL FEE SCHOLARSHIP FOR AN OPTIONAL 1 MONTH LEARNING EXPERIENCE IN DUBAI
In Year One students undergo foundation in art & design to develop creative thinking and grasp the design development process. Students are also introduced to global fashion studies and fundamental modules in Fashion. By the end of the year students are able to creatively translate their inspirations from 2D to a final 3D product with a sound technical ability. Students study varied modules and learn to adopt a global perspective on fashion. This inaugural segment of the course has been mindfully set up to enable students to bestow their creativity aiming at professing their signature skills.
In Year Two students develop both creative and technical skills in fashion and investigate the wider social, cultural and economic impact on fashion and work towards making a collection at the end of the year. Students study advance level modules with greater understanding and exposure to market trends and industry needs. In this year students apply their learning to both womenswear and menswear by end of the year. Several integrated projects allow students to develop their personal identity in fashion whilst learning the technical skills and experimenting their creative freedom.
In Year Three students work towards attaining a professional outlook towards their work. In the first term of this year, students undergo a professional industry internship within chosen field of specialization. In the second term students are assisted to work on a self-proposed project combining all the skills acquired during the first two years and the industry experience during the first term. The final year thus aims at developing a professional creative portfolio, interpersonal skills and a strong business acumen for students to be able to progress onto Post Graduate Degrees across the globe or work within the global fashion industry. With an objective of closing the gap between graduation and professional life, The Fashion Incubator Year at FAD International Academy India is an innovative & a dynamic approach to creative education. Aimed at giving fashion professionals the much needed industry expsoure, the Fashion Incubator year focuses on creative skill based learning at an advanced level combined with a strong focus on professional skills development with showcasing opportunities at both local and global platforms.
OPTION OF YEAR 3 IN UK OR SEMESTER OVERSEAS
12th Passouts / A Level / IB Diploma or equivalent. Students having passed 10th, O Levels or equivalent with a Foundation in Art & Design will be considered based on a portfolio review.
INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY PROGRESSION
Students in the past have progressed on to the following Universities for higher education, term transfers & top up years.