- 1 Year full time
- NQF Level 5
- 8x 1h45 min sessions per week
- Continuous project based assessment with final portfolio submission
- 240 hours of Experiential Training to be completed
The qualification comprises compulsory modules at NQF Level 5 totalling 120 Credits. Introduction to Clothing Design, 7 Credits.
Basic Fashion Drawing, 7 Credits.
Introduction to Patternmaking, 7 Credits.
Basic Sewing Techniques, 7 Credits.
Introduction to the History of Costume, 7 Credits.
Introduction to Textiles, 7 Credits.
Pattern Development, 7 Credits.
Garment Construction, 7 Credits.
Portfolio, 4 Credits.
Experiential Training, 24 Credits.
Introduction to Fashion Buying, 7 Credits.
Thematic Styling and Event Management, 7 Credits.
Cad for Fashion Designers, 4 Credits.
Starting Your Own Business, 6 Credits.
Introduction to Fashion Planning, 6 Credits.
Professional Practice Management for Fashion Design, 6 Credits.
Students who have graduated with the Higher Certificate may apply to register for a Diploma in a related field at Inscape Education Group or at another institution. Students who have graduated with the Higher Certificate (who do not previously qualify for a bachelors degree entry) who wish to apply for the Inscape Education Group Bachelor of Design need to apply for and receive an exemption certificate from Universities South Africa – USAf