Academics at SFD

Whether you are an amateur or a professional, there is a programme for everyone at SFD. Scroll down and pick out a programme that best matches your career aspirations.

Programs & Courses

UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAM

Bachelor Of Science In Fashion Design

INTRODUCTION 

BSc. Fashion Design is a 4-years full-time, university-affiliated degree programme that aims to create a responsible designer who will serve the country and society by innovation, education, technology and research. Students will be expected to showcase their collection of designs at fashion shows organised by the college at the end of each semester. This degree is affiliated to the University of Education, Winneba.


Course Contents/Modules

Some of the specialised modules offered in this programme are:

  • Fashion Designing
  • Fashion Drawing
  • Accessories Design
  • Garment Construction
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Fashion Forecasting
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DIPLOMA PROGRAM

Professional Diploma In Fashion Design

INTRODUCTION 

Professional Diploma in Fashion Design is a full-time two-year programme that focuses on the emerging area of ‘design necessity’. This programme is also suitable for experienced designers who are looking at upgrading their skills. At the end of each semester, each student will showcase his or her collection in a fashion show organised by the department. This presentation is compulsory for getting the diploma.
Upon completion of this Diploma, students can opt for a two-year top-up to get the Bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design at SFD.


Course Contents/Modules

Some of the specialised modules offered in this programme are:

  • Communication Skills in English I 
  • Introduction to Fashion 
  • Basic Pattern Drafting & Sewing Techniques 
  • Fashion Drawing 
  • Fabric Science  
  • Critical Thinking and Logic 
  • Introduction to Computers I 

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CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

  • INTRODUCTION 

    This 6 months programme introduces students to contemporary manufacturing, finishing processes, and emerging trends in apparel production. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to successfully create garments as per the layouts and specifications.


    COURSE CONTENTS/MODULES

    • Basic Pattern Drafting & Sewing Techniques
    • Fabric Science
    • Garment Construction
    • Introduction to Computers
    • Flat Pattern Making
    • Garment Manufacturing Technology
    • Computer Pattern Drafting and Grading
    • Apparel Production & Quality Control
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  • INTRODUCTION 

    This 6 months programme, This training programme has been devised as an outcome-based, portfolio- structured, practical instruction that clearly and systematically take the learner from the design research through development to personal branding with the production of a professional portfolio.

    Thus, learner achieves complete skill mastery, becomes Fashion CAD Designer and most importantly made ready suited for the local market, remote and online job opportunities in the global fashion and clothing industry.


    COURSE CONTENTS/MODULES

    • Fashion & Computer Graphic Concepts
    • Digital Tools & Software
    • Fashion & The Creative Design Process
    • Digital Garment Design & The Process
    • Garment Technical Language
    • Portfolio Design & Personal Branding System
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  • INTRODUCTION 

    This course will lead you to understand the importance of body measurements and how to combine these measurements with pattern making skills, fit principles and style adaptation, before you get involved with pattern grading. Entrepreneurship teaches you how to apply the principles of effective management, organization as well as employee relations for a successful running of a fashion business.


    You will also build your marketing, branding, promotion and customer service skills. Participants will also gain practical experience and invaluable networking opportunities.


    COURSE CONTENTS/MODULES

    • Digital Marketing in Fashion
    • Building Your Team
    • Fashion Accounting
    • Basic Stitches
    • Type of Seams and Seam Finishing
    • Facing and Necklines
    • Types and Methods of Zipper Installation
    • Types of Pockets and Collars
    • Computer Aided Design
    • Entrepreneurship Essentials of Fashion
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  • INTRODUCTION 

    This training programme has been devised as an outcomes-based, portfolio-structured, practical instruction that clearly and systematically enables the learner to transition from the traditional canvas for drawing, painting & illustration to the digital canvas. Three key illustration programmes are taught in this certificate including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Corel Painter with the use of Wacom Tablet.



    Thus, learner achieves skill mastery, becomes Digital Fashion Illustrator or Digital Illustrator and most importantly made ready suited for the local market, remote and online job opportunities in the global fashion and clothing industry.


    COURSE CONTENTS/MODULES

    • Drawing & Illustration – History & Techniques
    • Introduction to Digital Tools & Software
    • Wacom Tablet Essential Training
    • Learning Photoshop, Illustrator, Painter
    • Drawing & Painting Foundations – The Fashion Figure
    • Digital Fashion Illustra-tion – Process & Rendering Techniques
    • Portfolio Design & Personal Branding System
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  • INTRODUCTION 

    This course aims to introduce students to the theoretical and practical applications of event planning, management and decoration. This course is open to candidates with little or no prior knowledge in events management. Students may be required to plan, implement and conduct an analysis of an actual event as the course progresses. The course content centers on topics of importance, which explore contemporary event management as a concept, the fundamentals of event creation and a variety of effective and efficient event marketing strategies.


    The Event Decorator Certification Program is your first step toward the high-paying, stimulating, and rewarding profession you’ve always wanted. By starting your own event decorating business, you can enjoy the freedom, convenience, and comfort of being your own boss. This is your chance to join this lucrative field and learn how to begin your new career without delay.


    COURSE CONTENTS/MODULES

    • Overview of the Course and Introduction to the Events Industry
    • Event Staffing & Logistics
    • Decorating & Styling Venues
    • Utilizing Florals in Event Décor
    • Balloon Décor
    • Tablespace Decorating
    • Sustainable practices
    • Event Communication and Customer Service
    • Event monitoring, Risk Management & evaluation
    • Practicals
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