|Course Level||Level 1 Award|
|Endorsed By||Endorsed By ABC Awards and Certa Awards|
|Study Method||Online Learning|
|Course Duration||60 Hours Approx|
|Entry Requirements||No Entry Requirements|
Learn how the contemporary fashion industry works and set yourself up for a rewarding career for life! Study in your own time at a pace that suits your lifestyle, for the chance to earn an endorsed Level 1 Fashion Design Short Course! Discover what makes fashion design one of the most fulfilling and financially-rewarding sectors worldwide! Get to know the daily duties and responsibilities of the professional fashion designer, as you explore the recent history of the industry and the importance of fashion forecasting! Build an understanding of essential fashion design elements and principles, under the watch of your own personally-assigned tutor! Take a fashion designing course online, get qualified and turn your passion into the career of your dreams!
Why Study Fashion Design?
Whether we see it or not, fashion forms an important part of our everyday lives. Far from superficial, fashion provides detailed insights into where any culture worldwide is headed. As a result, it’s also one of the world’s largest, richest and most secure contemporary sectors. To succeed as a fashion designer is to enjoy limitless career prospects spanning the globe. Work towards a position with a major fashion house, or begin the process of setting up your own label from scratch. Either way, there are few creative careers that bring the same limitless rewards as a career in fashion design. And it all begins with our exclusive fashion design courses online!
This introductory Level 1 Fashion Design Course for beginners is open for enrolment year-round, with no specific knowledge or experience required. Get to know the basics of the fashion design industry at a deeper level across the following two chapters:
Unit 1: Introduction to Fashion Design
The course begins by providing a detailed overview of the modern design industry, along with its mechanics and importance to contemporary culture. Candidates explore key fashion trends from the last three centuries, along with an introduction to the fashion cycle and the typical duties of the professional fashion designer.
Unit 2: Elements and Principles of Design
Concluding the course, module two details the essential design elements and principles that must be considered throughout the design process. Candidates learn how to evaluate and harmonise Colours, Shapes, Lines and Textures, while carefully considering Balance, Emphasis, Repetition and more.
Paying in Instalments: £120 (Interest FREE Instalments)
No of Instalments: 10
Each Instalment: £10
Pay in Full: (£35 Discount) £85
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievementfrom ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Oxford home study centre has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 1 Award against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by Oxford home study centre to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards/Certa endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.
This course is ideal for newcomers looking to continue studying at diploma level upon completion. Existing fashion workers interested in climbing the career ladder may also benefit from targeted studies. If you intend to set up your own fashion business from scratch, a solid educational foundation is essential. Entry-level positions in the fashion sector typically attach salaries in the region of £20,000 to £30,000, in accordance with location and experience.