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1. Fashion Design: Study Fashion Trends Sketch Ideas And Create Designs

The fashion design course was written for students who are interested in working in the steadily growing fashion industry. With this online training course, you will have all the information necessary to successfully begin a career in this field.

Fashion design enables individuals to study fashion trends, sketch ideas and create designs. As you work through this course, you will gain a comprehensive overview of the design industry, elements of design and career options within the field.

This convenient online course provides students with the unique opportunity to learn course material at their own pace. You will have access to comprehensive study material 24 hours a day ensuring that you can study anytime, anywhere.

Many individuals who take the course are still able to work full time, which ensures that you can maintain your current lifestyle whilst working toward achieving your career goals.

You can access this course from any internet-enabled device. As you work through the programme, you will find the short, flexible modules incredibly easy to navigate. However, if you find you have any questions, you can access online support while you train.

By the end of this course, you will learn :

  • An introduction to common fashion terminology
  • The skills necessary to become a fashion designer
  • The five stages of a fashion cycle
  • The history of fashion
  • The elements and principles of fashion design
  • How to conduct fashion market research and identify your target customer
  • Fashion design forecasting
  • How to create mood boards
  • Fashion design sketching
  • Garment sample stages
  • An overview of material terminology
  • The main fibre groups used in the fashion industry
  • Textile fibres and their properties
  • An overview of fabric construction
  • Fabric performance characteristics and finishes
  • How to source materials, trims and contractors
  • Draping, cutting and sewing essentials
  • Sewing techniques for fashion design
  • Sizing and grading
  • Garment support and structure
  • Buttons, enclosures and finishes
  • Garment construction
  • Fittings, revisions and costing
  • Garment tech packages
  • Finding a clothing manufacturer and preparing for mass production
  • Making your clothing line, domain name and trademark
  • Creating your business plan
  • Financing your line and finding resources in the United Kingdom
  • Selling and marketing your fashions
  • Finding models and launching a fashion show
  • Careers in fashion design
  • Starting your own fashion design business
  • The fashion industry in the United Kingdom
  • Preparing and presenting your portfolio

2. Visual Merchandising: Learn Numerous Practical Aspects Of Visual Merchandising

Visual merchandising is one of a retailer’s most valuable assets. When done well, it can drive sales, inspire loyalty in customers, improve the buying experience and communicate a brand’s core values and ideals. This course will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the principles and practices of visual merchandising. Although the content focuses primarily on visual merchandising within a traditional retail environment, much of the material is also relevant in other art and design-based contexts, such as exhibition design, interior design, ecommerce-related web design, and event planning.

This course addresses numerous practical aspects of visual merchandising, including the proper use of planograms, brand communication, the launching of sales campaigns, and arranging seasonal displays. You will learn exactly what drives a customer to make a purchase, and how to harness the shopper’s senses in such a way that they feel inclined to buy a product. Whether you are a small business owner wanting to learn how to show your products to their best advantage, an individual looking to break into the retail industry, or simply someone with a passion for the visual arts, you will soon develop a working knowledge of all key areas of visual merchandising. The knowledge you gain during this course will prepare you to enter this challenging yet rewarding and highly creative profession.

By the end of this course, you will learn :

  • What visual merchandising is, why visual merchandising plays a vital role in the retail industry, and the ways in which visual merchandising practices have changed over time.
  • The various kinds of internal and external displays a visual merchandiser will create, the principles underlying good display design, and how planograms are used to guide visual merchandisers in their day-to-day work.
  • How visual merchandisers choose, dress and style mannequins when designing displays.
  • The most common types of fixtures and fittings used by visual merchandisers and how they are used to construct eye-catching displays.
  • Why a visual merchandiser needs to understand the principles behind an effective store layout and how these layouts are put together.
  • How visual merchandisers display home furnishings and related products in a way that promotes sales and improves customer engagement.
  • The challenges that come with displaying shoes and accessories, together with an overview of the most common techniques used to present items in these categories.
  • How visual merchandisers can play a key role in ensuring the success of sales and promotions.
  • The most pressing issues confronting retailers today and how they are shaping visual merchandising roles.
  • How to begin and develop a career in visual merchandising, together with an overview of alternative career paths for those with previous experience in retail merchandising.

Receive Lifetime Access to Course Materials, so you can review at any time.

For comprehensive information on units of study click the units of study tab above.

This is an incredible opportunity to invest in yourself and your future, sharpen your training skills and learn what it takes to create your own success with Courses For Success Today!

Course Fast Facts:

  1. All courses are easy to follow and understand
  2. Unlimited lifetime access to course materials
  3. Study as many courses as you want
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device. 

Recognition & Accreditation

Upon completion of  each course assessment, you will receive a certificate per course. An accredited certificate from the awarding body relating to your course.

Receive Lifetime Access to Course Materials, so you can review at any time.

The Fashion Design Online 2 Course Bundle includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - Certificate In Fashion Design Online Course

Module 1: Introduction to Fashion Design

  • The Daily Tasks of a Fashion Designer
  • The Different Types of Fashion Design
  • The Skills Necessary to be a Fashion Designer
  • Common Fashion Design Terminology

Module 2: The History of Fashion

  • Fashion Trends of the 19th Century
  • 19th Century Fashion Influencers
  • Fashion Trends of the 20th Century
  • 20th Century Fashion Designers

Module 3: The Elements and Principles of Fashion Design

  • The Elements of Fashion Design
  • The Principles of Fashion Design
  • Understanding Fashion Design Styles
  • Fashion Market Research

Module 4: Mood Boards, Design Development, and Sketching

  • How to Create a Mood Board
  • A Look at the Design Development Process
  • Fashion Design Sketching
  • Sketching with Flat Schematics

Module 5: Understanding Textile Fibres, Yarns, and Fabrics

  • An Overview of Material Terminology
  • The Main Fibre Groups Used in the Fashion Industry
  • Understanding Textile Fibres and their Properties
  • An Overview of Fabric Construction

Module 6: Fabric Sourcing, Patternmaking, Sizing, and Measurements

  • Sourcing Materials and Contractors
  • Fabric and Trim Storyboards
  • Patternmaking for Fashion Design
  • Sizing, Grading, and Measurements

Module 7: Completing Your Pattern, Garment Construction, and Draping Techniques

  • Fitting the Toile and Altering the Pattern
  • Cutting and Laying Your Pattern
  • Garment Construction for Fashion Design
  • Surface Specific Techniques

Module 8: Garment Structure, Garment Tech Packs and Pre-Production

  • Garment Support and Structure
  • Finishes, Buttons and Trimmings
  • Finding a Clothing Manufacturer for Your Line
  • Creating a Garment Tech Pack

Module 9: Creating, Financing, and Marketing a Clothing Label

  • Developing a Business Plan
  • Owning a Business in the United Kingdom
  • How to Start a Clothing Label
  • Financing Your Clothing Label

Module 10: The Fashion Industry, Career Opportunities, Resources in the UK and Developing Your Brand

  • The Fashion Industry in the United Kingdom
  • Career Opportunities in Fashion Design
  • Resources in the United Kingdom
  • Developing Your Brand Identity

Course 2 - Certificate In Visual Mercandising Online Course

Module 1: What Is Visual Merchandising?

  • What is meant by the term ‘visual merchandising’;
  • The key aims of visual merchandising as a retail practice;
  • The history of visual merchandising;
  • Why visual merchandising is important and effective in selling products;

Module 2: General Principles in Putting Displays Together

  • Why key design principles are the foundation of every successful display;
  • The most common types of display used in retail environments;
  • How to use lighting, to make merchandise more appealing to the customer;
  • How colour can be employed, to display products to good effect;

Module 3: Mannequins

  • The advantages of using mannequins, to display clothing and accessories;
  • How to care for and store mannequins;
  • How to dress a mannequin;
  • The various forms available that can replace or supplement mannequins;

Module 4: Stands and Other Store Fixtures Used in Visual Merchandising

  • What is meant by the term ‘fixture’, in the context of the retail industry;
  • The relationship between the fixtures used in visual merchandising and the way in which a product or line of products is displayed;
  • The various types of stands used in retail environments and how they can enhance a display;
  • How to use platforms and elevations, to show off store merchandise;

Module 5: Planning Store Layouts

  • What is meant by the term ‘store planning’;
  • How the role of a store planner differs from that of a visual merchandiser;
  • Why visual merchandisers should take the time to become familiar with the purposes of store planning, and how it is carried out in practice;
  • The key purposes and aims of store design;

Module 6: Displaying Home Accessories, Homeware and Food

  • The types of merchandise that fall under the category of home accessories (also known as ‘home fashions’;
  • The importance of setting the scene and using lifestyle themes, when displaying homeware and home accessories;
  • How to display small and fragile goods in a safe, aesthetically pleasing manner;
  • How to use mannequins in the promotion of homeware; 

Module 7: Merchandising Shoes and Fashion Accessories

  • Why the presentation of shoes, jewellery and fashion accessories is just as important as that of clothes;
  • The most common props used by visual merchandisers, in order to display items in these categories;
  • How to present shoes, in order to form an attractive display;
  • How to display jewellery in a way that catches the eye of the customer; 

Module 8: Creating Effective Sales and Clearance Campaigns

  • How visual merchandising plays an essential role in the performance of a sales campaign;
  • How to use signs, to promote a sale, and the most effective words and phrases to use, in encouraging sales;
  • How to use symbolism, to communicate price reductions;
  • How to use mannequins and other props, to draw attention to a sale; 

Module 9: Issues in 21st Century Visual Merchandising

  • Why retail does not stand still, and how retailers can stay abreast of the latest trends;
  • The rise of online shopping and its implications for visual merchandising;
  • Why omnichannel retailing is growing in popularity and the implications of this trend, for those working in visual merchandising;
  • The role of pop-up shops in contemporary retail and how a visual merchandiser can put together effective displays, in these environments; 

Module 10: Starting and Furthering Your Career as a Visual Merchandiser

  • Why you need to take a proactive approach, in order to advance within the retail industry;
  • What you need to consider, before studying a formal qualification, and how to choose the right course for you;
  • The options available to you with regards to working hours and environments;
  • How to keep up with changing trends in the retail industry

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

About this Course

Get Fashion Design, and Visual Merchandising in this Bundle

1. Fashion Design: Study Fashion Trends Sketch Ideas And Create Designs

The fashion design course was written for students who are interested in working in the steadily growing fashion industry. With this online training course, you will have all the information necessary to successfully begin a career in this field.

Fashion design enables individuals to study fashion trends, sketch ideas and create designs. As you work through this course, you will gain a comprehensive overview of the design industry, elements of design and career options within the field.

This convenient online course provides students with the unique opportunity to learn course material at their own pace. You will have access to comprehensive study material 24 hours a day ensuring that you can study anytime, anywhere.

Many individuals who take the course are still able to work full time, which ensures that you can maintain your current lifestyle whilst working toward achieving your career goals.

You can access this course from any internet-enabled device. As you work through the programme, you will find the short, flexible modules incredibly easy to navigate. However, if you find you have any questions, you can access online support while you train.

By the end of this course, you will learn :

  • An introduction to common fashion terminology
  • The skills necessary to become a fashion designer
  • The five stages of a fashion cycle
  • The history of fashion
  • The elements and principles of fashion design
  • How to conduct fashion market research and identify your target customer
  • Fashion design forecasting
  • How to create mood boards
  • Fashion design sketching
  • Garment sample stages
  • An overview of material terminology
  • The main fibre groups used in the fashion industry
  • Textile fibres and their properties
  • An overview of fabric construction
  • Fabric performance characteristics and finishes
  • How to source materials, trims and contractors
  • Draping, cutting and sewing essentials
  • Sewing techniques for fashion design
  • Sizing and grading
  • Garment support and structure
  • Buttons, enclosures and finishes
  • Garment construction
  • Fittings, revisions and costing
  • Garment tech packages
  • Finding a clothing manufacturer and preparing for mass production
  • Making your clothing line, domain name and trademark
  • Creating your business plan
  • Financing your line and finding resources in the United Kingdom
  • Selling and marketing your fashions
  • Finding models and launching a fashion show
  • Careers in fashion design
  • Starting your own fashion design business
  • The fashion industry in the United Kingdom
  • Preparing and presenting your portfolio

2. Visual Merchandising: Learn Numerous Practical Aspects Of Visual Merchandising

Visual merchandising is one of a retailer’s most valuable assets. When done well, it can drive sales, inspire loyalty in customers, improve the buying experience and communicate a brand’s core values and ideals. This course will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the principles and practices of visual merchandising. Although the content focuses primarily on visual merchandising within a traditional retail environment, much of the material is also relevant in other art and design-based contexts, such as exhibition design, interior design, ecommerce-related web design, and event planning.

This course addresses numerous practical aspects of visual merchandising, including the proper use of planograms, brand communication, the launching of sales campaigns, and arranging seasonal displays. You will learn exactly what drives a customer to make a purchase, and how to harness the shopper’s senses in such a way that they feel inclined to buy a product. Whether you are a small business owner wanting to learn how to show your products to their best advantage, an individual looking to break into the retail industry, or simply someone with a passion for the visual arts, you will soon develop a working knowledge of all key areas of visual merchandising. The knowledge you gain during this course will prepare you to enter this challenging yet rewarding and highly creative profession.

By the end of this course, you will learn :

  • What visual merchandising is, why visual merchandising plays a vital role in the retail industry, and the ways in which visual merchandising practices have changed over time.
  • The various kinds of internal and external displays a visual merchandiser will create, the principles underlying good display design, and how planograms are used to guide visual merchandisers in their day-to-day work.
  • How visual merchandisers choose, dress and style mannequins when designing displays.
  • The most common types of fixtures and fittings used by visual merchandisers and how they are used to construct eye-catching displays.
  • Why a visual merchandiser needs to understand the principles behind an effective store layout and how these layouts are put together.
  • How visual merchandisers display home furnishings and related products in a way that promotes sales and improves customer engagement.
  • The challenges that come with displaying shoes and accessories, together with an overview of the most common techniques used to present items in these categories.
  • How visual merchandisers can play a key role in ensuring the success of sales and promotions.
  • The most pressing issues confronting retailers today and how they are shaping visual merchandising roles.
  • How to begin and develop a career in visual merchandising, together with an overview of alternative career paths for those with previous experience in retail merchandising.

Receive Lifetime Access to Course Materials, so you can review at any time.

For comprehensive information on units of study click the units of study tab above.

This is an incredible opportunity to invest in yourself and your future, sharpen your training skills and learn what it takes to create your own success with Courses For Success Today!

Course Fast Facts:

  1. All courses are easy to follow and understand
  2. Unlimited lifetime access to course materials
  3. Study as many courses as you want
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device. 

Recognition & Accreditation

Upon completion of  each course assessment, you will receive a certificate per course. An accredited certificate from the awarding body relating to your course.

Receive Lifetime Access to Course Materials, so you can review at any time.

The Fashion Design Online 2 Course Bundle includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - Certificate In Fashion Design Online Course

Module 1: Introduction to Fashion Design

  • The Daily Tasks of a Fashion Designer
  • The Different Types of Fashion Design
  • The Skills Necessary to be a Fashion Designer
  • Common Fashion Design Terminology

Module 2: The History of Fashion

  • Fashion Trends of the 19th Century
  • 19th Century Fashion Influencers
  • Fashion Trends of the 20th Century
  • 20th Century Fashion Designers

Module 3: The Elements and Principles of Fashion Design

  • The Elements of Fashion Design
  • The Principles of Fashion Design
  • Understanding Fashion Design Styles
  • Fashion Market Research

Module 4: Mood Boards, Design Development, and Sketching

  • How to Create a Mood Board
  • A Look at the Design Development Process
  • Fashion Design Sketching
  • Sketching with Flat Schematics

Module 5: Understanding Textile Fibres, Yarns, and Fabrics

  • An Overview of Material Terminology
  • The Main Fibre Groups Used in the Fashion Industry
  • Understanding Textile Fibres and their Properties
  • An Overview of Fabric Construction

Module 6: Fabric Sourcing, Patternmaking, Sizing, and Measurements

  • Sourcing Materials and Contractors
  • Fabric and Trim Storyboards
  • Patternmaking for Fashion Design
  • Sizing, Grading, and Measurements

Module 7: Completing Your Pattern, Garment Construction, and Draping Techniques

  • Fitting the Toile and Altering the Pattern
  • Cutting and Laying Your Pattern
  • Garment Construction for Fashion Design
  • Surface Specific Techniques

Module 8: Garment Structure, Garment Tech Packs and Pre-Production

  • Garment Support and Structure
  • Finishes, Buttons and Trimmings
  • Finding a Clothing Manufacturer for Your Line
  • Creating a Garment Tech Pack

Module 9: Creating, Financing, and Marketing a Clothing Label

  • Developing a Business Plan
  • Owning a Business in the United Kingdom
  • How to Start a Clothing Label
  • Financing Your Clothing Label

Module 10: The Fashion Industry, Career Opportunities, Resources in the UK and Developing Your Brand

  • The Fashion Industry in the United Kingdom
  • Career Opportunities in Fashion Design
  • Resources in the United Kingdom
  • Developing Your Brand Identity

Course 2 - Certificate In Visual Mercandising Online Course

Module 1: What Is Visual Merchandising?

  • What is meant by the term ‘visual merchandising’;
  • The key aims of visual merchandising as a retail practice;
  • The history of visual merchandising;
  • Why visual merchandising is important and effective in selling products;

Module 2: General Principles in Putting Displays Together

  • Why key design principles are the foundation of every successful display;
  • The most common types of display used in retail environments;
  • How to use lighting, to make merchandise more appealing to the customer;
  • How colour can be employed, to display products to good effect;

Module 3: Mannequins

  • The advantages of using mannequins, to display clothing and accessories;
  • How to care for and store mannequins;
  • How to dress a mannequin;
  • The various forms available that can replace or supplement mannequins;

Module 4: Stands and Other Store Fixtures Used in Visual Merchandising

  • What is meant by the term ‘fixture’, in the context of the retail industry;
  • The relationship between the fixtures used in visual merchandising and the way in which a product or line of products is displayed;
  • The various types of stands used in retail environments and how they can enhance a display;
  • How to use platforms and elevations, to show off store merchandise;

Module 5: Planning Store Layouts

  • What is meant by the term ‘store planning’;
  • How the role of a store planner differs from that of a visual merchandiser;
  • Why visual merchandisers should take the time to become familiar with the purposes of store planning, and how it is carried out in practice;
  • The key purposes and aims of store design;

Module 6: Displaying Home Accessories, Homeware and Food

  • The types of merchandise that fall under the category of home accessories (also known as ‘home fashions’;
  • The importance of setting the scene and using lifestyle themes, when displaying homeware and home accessories;
  • How to display small and fragile goods in a safe, aesthetically pleasing manner;
  • How to use mannequins in the promotion of homeware; 

Module 7: Merchandising Shoes and Fashion Accessories

  • Why the presentation of shoes, jewellery and fashion accessories is just as important as that of clothes;
  • The most common props used by visual merchandisers, in order to display items in these categories;
  • How to present shoes, in order to form an attractive display;
  • How to display jewellery in a way that catches the eye of the customer; 

Module 8: Creating Effective Sales and Clearance Campaigns

  • How visual merchandising plays an essential role in the performance of a sales campaign;
  • How to use signs, to promote a sale, and the most effective words and phrases to use, in encouraging sales;
  • How to use symbolism, to communicate price reductions;
  • How to use mannequins and other props, to draw attention to a sale; 

Module 9: Issues in 21st Century Visual Merchandising

  • Why retail does not stand still, and how retailers can stay abreast of the latest trends;
  • The rise of online shopping and its implications for visual merchandising;
  • Why omnichannel retailing is growing in popularity and the implications of this trend, for those working in visual merchandising;
  • The role of pop-up shops in contemporary retail and how a visual merchandiser can put together effective displays, in these environments; 

Module 10: Starting and Furthering Your Career as a Visual Merchandiser

  • Why you need to take a proactive approach, in order to advance within the retail industry;
  • What you need to consider, before studying a formal qualification, and how to choose the right course for you;
  • The options available to you with regards to working hours and environments;
  • How to keep up with changing trends in the retail industry

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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