Fashion Design for International Markets

Course description


This course explores the fundamentals of product and collection design within the context of the global fashion and textile industry, with a view to helping business owners, production managers and product designers consider these aspects in their product and collection planning for international markets. It explores the uses of colour, texture, and patterns within the context of individual pieces, as well as a collection as a whole in order to guide participants to develop the basic skills required for successful fashion design.

After completing this course, participants will be able to:

Articulate the elements involved in creating a strong design vision;
Apply colour and surface texture design principles; and
Identify the key steps in product and collection planning.


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Participants who meet the course requirements will receive a Certificate of Completion issued in electronic format.


Lecture 1
Design Fundamentals for Creative Businesses (L248)
Lecture 2
Colour and Surface Texture in Design (L249)
Lecture 3
Product Development Planning (L250)
Case Study Exercise (C068)
Certificate of achievement
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Course Language
English ‎(en)‎
Next start date
1, July 2024
Time required
4 hours over 2 weeks
Course fee
Free of charge
Course access
Open for enrolment
Tutor Information

Shaun Lake (Tutor)

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