Bachelor of Design with Endorsements in Fashion Design and Visual Communication in Wintec

Last Updated on April 14, 2021 by West Highlander


Campus: Hamilton

Duration: 3 years

Intake:  February and July

*Fee: $22,150.00

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The course is for the one who want to solve real-world problems, and become literate in new media, techniques and design-thinking in the fields of visual communication or fashion.

Two choices to select from are:  fashion or visual communication.

Visual communication

You will enhance skills in design so you can bring your concepts to life. You’ll learn:

  • Web and impressive design, animation and motion graphics
  • Graphic design for print, package, and publication
  • Illustration
    You will learn practical skills, while keeping speed with industry trends in this evolving business market. You’ll need to apply skills to different situations.

    Fashion design

    This is for the one who want to work in the fashion industry. You’ll learn:

  • Garment construction and pattern making
  • Production, sourcing, and marketing
  • Styling and trend forecasting
  • Business practices and brand development
    We will teach you to boost your communication, design and technical skills while making creative approaches for success. You will boost expertise across fashion design and manufacturing while knowing global trends.

    What you’ll learn:

    In the first year you will take three core sections:

    Design Craft: Enhance your specialised skills

    Critical Methods: Know the arts and cultural word

    Professional Practice: Know the ways of industry

    You will add two electives of your choice so you can widen your creative skills, such as the fundamentals in sound or photography.

    These choices will give you grounding in the technical and professional skills, while also exposing you to wider concepts about the arts and the cultural world around you.

    Career Outcomes:

  • Graphic designer
  • Illustrator
  • Motion graphics
  • Fashion designer
  • Stylist
  • Teacher
  • Fashion buyer
  • Art director
  • Content developer
  • Product and brand developer
    You will be able to work in communication, media and creative roles. You will learn skills and professional attributes that will help you for many other jobs. You will learn to work in coordination with in the creative industries.

    Eligibility criteria

    Academic eligibility:

    Student must have completed 10+2 and must have evidence of creative work.

    English language proficiency score:

    1. IELTS score of 6.0 with no less than 5.5
    2. TOEFL Score of 60 (20 in writing)
    3. PTE required score is 50

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