About this course

This course will build your career in fashion design and development by learning creative design and practical production skills for work in the fashion design industry. You will learn how to apply creativity or develop a range of innovative solutions using a wide range of materials and styles. Projects including the design of street wear, tailoring, evening wear and final fashion collection as you develop your work from initial design concept through to the finished garment.

Year one develops fundamental fashion design and business skills, historical and cultural studies, illustration techniques and computer-aided design, business practices and marketing.

Study in year two is more focused, with emphasis on experimentation and in-depth project research with 3D development. New skills are introduced such as evening wear design and fashion designers influences, as well as collaborative work with industry. Students complete this academic year with a major project to give them an opportunity to set their own briefs and produce a final collection of garments.

Students who complete 2 years of study at LCFS – Hanoi are capable to work in the Vietnamese and International fashion industry at different positions such as Fashion Designer, Pattern Cutter, Fashion Manufacturer, Visual Merchandiser, Fashion Producer, Forecaster, Stylists, Trend Forecaster, to name a few. Students also have the opportunity of direct study transfer to our partner Universities in the UK in London, Newcastle, Bristol etc., to study one more year for BA (Hons) degree or further qualifications.

Course duration

2 years full-time

Start Date

September, January

Modules Content

Ideas Generation and Development, Visual Communication, Drawing Techniques and Process, Contextual and Cultural Referencing, Pattern Cutting techniques, Garment Construction, Computer Applications, Fashion Business and Marketing, Buying Merchandising, Setting up a small business.

Entry requirements

You should have the following:

- Year 12 or an equivalent international foundation course qualification which includes art and design

- English language qualification of IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL 61 or equivalent. If English is not your first language, you will be asked to sit in our English Placement Test upon enrolment. There will be English lessons provided to boost your English level during your studying process.

- Have ability in drawing or illustration or show interest (through interview)

Fees (USD):

VND 68,500,000 per term, 3 terms per year or VND 182,000,000 for whole year payment

How to apply

You can apply for the course online or obtain an application form from our college and send this, along with your supporting documents, to the address below:

London College for Design & Fashion (Hanoi)

98, To Ngoc Van Street, Quang An Ward, Tay Ho District, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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