Bachelor Of Science In Design - Fashion Design

General

Program Description

About

From the sophisticated design studios, as well as being inspired by international fashion leaders in Paris, London, Milan, and New York, AUE young designers will find that the Fashion Design program offers the ideal platform towards achieving international fashion fame. AUE provides a secure and stimulating environment, where students learn professional techniques, as well as fashion theories. These are balanced with practice by utilizing the latest fashion design computer programs and laboratories to create garments for the students to compete in local and international fashion shows. Students will learn all the aspects of the fashion industry, including design, marketing, merchandising, manufacturing, draping, textiles, retailing and the business of fashion.

Facilities

The program offers students the ideal setting for creativity with large design studios, which include dress forms, sewing machines, garment cutting tables, as well as apparel construction rooms and textile labs. We also provide state-of-the-art computer labs using the latest fashion design computer programs and printing facilities, as well as an extensive library with the latest fashion and textile books and resources. All these facilities are available for students on the premises to use in a professional and engaging learning environment.

Aims

Working under the direction of experienced practitioners, students are encouraged to be creative thinkers who seek to implement their design ideas to foster innovation and uniqueness in their style. The College of Fine Arts and Design has a wide range of connections with the local and international fashion scenes. Through this, it creates a learning environment of creative problem-solving with a thorough understanding of student specializations and an in-depth knowledge of the changing factors that affect their industry.

Program Structure

General Education 11 - Courses 33 - Credit Hours
Core Courses 11 - Courses 30 - Credit Hours
Specialization Courses Based on Specialization Based on Specialization
Free Elective Courses Based on Specialization Based on Specialization
Total Based on Specialization 126 - Credit Hours

Admission Requirements

  1. Attested high school (grade 12) certificate or its equivalent with a minimum average of 60% | for scientific, literary streams, general, advanced and ADEC. Other streams will require a minimum score average of 70% Equivalency letter will be required for certificate earned outside UAE.
  2. English proficiency PBT 500 | iBT 61 | IELTS Academic. 5.0 | PEARSON 44 | IESOL B1/B2 | CAMBRIDGE 154 | EmSAT English 1100 If the above score has not been achieved yet, the student will be accepted conditionally and enroll in the intensive English classes.
  3. Letter Of Interest & Interview.

Accreditation

The American University in the Emirates is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education.

Last updated Sep 2019

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