Advanced Certificate In Fashion Design


To introduce a participant to the fashion industry, fashion concepts, fashion trends and train them to take the entry level positions in the industry.

Syllabus / Content

  • Introduction to the fashion business, the role of a designer and process of fashion designing
  • Research and interpret on going fashion trends, visual research
  • Conduct store walks and analyze garments for fabrication, cut, detailing, finishes and manufacturing processes.
  • Collect all research data into a design journal/visual diary / sketchbook.
  • Drawing mark making exercises, deconstructing and design development.
  • Collating appropriate fabrics, Basic knowledge on fabric types, and fabric development techniques
  • Mood boards and color
  • Alter design features on basic styles to create new designs
  • Create basic manual patterns for basic garments
  • Explore garment making techniques and produce samples

Entry Requirements

Students who has completed GCE (O/L) and/or GCE (A/L) and willing to seek a position in the fashion industry

Fee & Funding

LKR 60,000


Assignments - 40% (Continuous Assessment) and Final Project/Examination – 60%

Course Director(s)

Mr.Chanuka Waththegama

Lectures & Practicals

Wednesdays(9 am-4 pm)

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