The Double Bachelor's Degree (undergraduate) in Fashion Design, designed jointly by the Second University of Naples (SUN) and Okan University Art, fashion and Fashion Design Department, is based on the sharing of a semester and allows students enrolled at two universities to attend the third year courses at the SUN and fourth year at the Okan University, Department of Fashion Design and obtain a dual degree Degree in "Design for Fashion" and "Fashion Design."
The international route leading to double degree allows students to both countries to:
either get the title of "Doctor" in Italy that the "Bachelor level degree" in Turkey;
study in a cosmopolitan and multicultural environment;
present on the international labor market, thus multiplying their employment opportunities in an increasingly globalized world.
Correspondence between the educational systems of the two universities involved in this agreement
The curricula of the respective courses offered at the two universities are integrated with the Bologna process, created to increase the common cohesion in the European Higher Education Area, the European university qualifications, Italian and Turkish higher education diplomas. Students will not only acquire the qualifications associated with higher education diplomas, but also develop the ability to plan international careers and develop international expertise in the field of fashion design areas.
Class Italian study, "Design for Fashion" L-4 Industrial Design
This degree offers students the basic theoretical knowledge and good command of general scientific methods and contents as well as specific professional knowledge in the field of fashion design. It requires 180 credits to be accumulated in three years. Graduates are awarded the title of doctor, which corresponds, in the whole area of ​​the Bologna process, and in English-speaking countries, that of "Bachelor's level degree."
Turkish study class, "Fashion Design"
This degree offers students the basic theoretical knowledge and good command of general scientific methods and contents as well as the acquisition of specific professional skills. It requires 60 credits of general education in the first year and 180 credits that are accumulated in three additional years. Graduates will be awarded the "Bachelor's level degree" (Bologna Process).
Higher education in both countries has been in recent years a profound restructuring process. The Fashion Design Department of the University Okan and the course of study in "Design for fashion" of the Second University of Naples, with the adoption of this common plan, aim to train young intellectuals maintaining a coherent educational approach with the reality of the world global changes and aware of the dynamic steps in the world of fashion with academic experience and personal skills that will build the competence to exit successfully.
The main objective of the international route with Double Diploma is to integrate the diverse skills and nature of the Design studies courses for Fashion of the Second University of Naples and Fashion Design of Okan University. The course at Okan is characterized in its ability to breed young talent, while maintaining a coherent educational approach with the reality of global changing world and aware of the trends in the fashion industry by adopting academic and personal skills experiences that build a skills that allow them to enter with success in the business world. The course of the Second University is more interdisciplinary and oriented scientific experimentation with specific courses that describe the real challenges to the sustainability of applied innovation and green design.
The purpose of the Double Degree is to offer students of the Second University of Naples an overview of existing deep interactions between Fashion and Society while helping students of Okan to understand the issues of research and innovation applied to the sector. In particular, the international route and trains professionals to be able to promote innovative processes in the changing, dynamic and evolving sector of the production of fashion companies systems. In particular, through the knowledge of the cultural and symbolic dimension of the fashion industry, they will know better express their skills on aspects of product design. In addition, the students of the international route will be able to express themselves both verbally and creatively with the original products. Students of international route, will be trained by academic staff and experts working with major fashion groups of both countries.
RECIPIENTS AND GRANTS
The dual-degree Degree in "Design for Fashion" and "Fashion Design", can be accessed by students enrolled in the academic reference, the third year of the degree course in Fashion Design, Department of Architecture and Industrial Design "Luigi Vanvitelli" of the second University of Naples, in compliance with the registration and examinations described in the first and second year of their study plan.
Those who decide to sign up, may request to avail of scholarships annually allocated by SUN. Some of these scholarships are reserved for foreign students.
HEADQUARTERS AND METHOD 'OF CONDUCT
The structured mobility period is placed at the last year of their studies. Students of the third year of the Italian institution and those of the fourth year of the Turkish institution will attend an entire semester in the partner institution and a semester at their universities.
Students may be required to be selected to the path of international studies must have acquired before the start of their last academic year, respectively, the 120 ECTS of the first two years of the course for those of SUN and 180 ECTS of the first three years of course for those of Okan.