BA Fashion Design Course at UJ:
The purpose of the BA Fashion Design programme is to develop problem finders and problem solvers that have the competence to work independently as entrepreneurial fashion designers.The objective of this degree is to:
- Apply integrated knowledge and advanced conceptual thinking skills to solve complex fashion design problems;
- Use a range of design methods, processes and techniques to create, present and argue for professional fashion designs;
- Enable students to demonstrate knowledge of design history and theory in broader context and fashion design history and theory in discipline specific context, and to conduct design criticism and research.
The programme will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills for a design career in the fashion industry, including:
— Problem solving through design
— Fashion entrepreneur
— Fashion designer
— Pattern engineer
Admission requirements — BA Design (Fashion Design) (B8FD1Q)
— Senior certificate or equivalent qualification with a minimum APS or M-score.
— Attendance of an entrance assessment.
— Compulsory school subject: English.
Recommended school subjects for Fashion Design include Art, Design Studies, Business Economics and Mathematics