Fashion Design & Textiles Department

Overview of the Department

Producing indigenous Ghanaian designs with international appeal is at the heart of the Fashion Design and Textile Department. Our focus is on leveraging the experiences and knowledge of renowned designers and the fabric industry in providing training in clothing and textile production; this sums up the department’s zeal to be the epicentre of fashion design and textile production training in Ghana and West Africa.

Equipped with modern facilities, the department aspires to improve students’ knowledge of garment production, textile designing and production, interior and exterior decoration.

The HND Fashion Design and Textile and BTech Fashion Design and Textiles expose students to the contemporary craft in clothing and textile techniques with great emphasis on enhancing the quality and student excellence in the industry.

The HND programme is for new designers and students looking to improve their portfolio, or professionals wanting to perfect their skillset as furniture designers, while the BTech Top-up provides auxiliary knowledge in the advance fields of Fashion Design and Textile Production.

Programme Structure of the Department

HND FASHION DESIGN AND PRODUCTION

Year 1 Semester I

No Course Code HND Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FDT 101 PATTERN TECHNOLOGY I 3 C
2 FDT 103 GARMENT TECHNOLOGY I 3 C
3 FDT 105 FASHION ILLUSTRATION I 1 C
4 FDT 107 TEXTILE TECHNOLOGY I 2 C
5 FDT 109 FASHION DESIGN I 3 C
6 FDT 111 TEXTILE DESIGN 1 2 C
7 FDT 113 COMMUNICATION SKILLS I 2 C
8 FDT 117 COMPUTER SKILLS I 1 C
9 FDT 119 FASHION DESIGN & TEXTILE HISTORY 2 C
Total 19

Year 1 Semester II

No. Course Code HND Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FDT 120 INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT I 4 C
2 FDT 118 PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT I 2 C
3 FDT 114 FASHION ACCESSORIES I 1 C
4 FDT 116 PRESENTATION SKILLS 1 C
5 FDT 112 TEXTILE DESIGN II 2 C
6 FDT 110 FASHION DESIGN II 5 C
7 FDT 108 TEXTILE TECHNOLOGY II 2 C
8 FDT 106 FASHION ILLUSTRATION & PRESENTATION II 2 C
9 FDT 104 GARMENT TECHNOLOGY II 2 C
10 FDT 102 PATTERN TECHNOLOGY II 2 C
Total 23

Year 2 Semester I

No Course Code HND Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FDT 201 PATTERN TECHNOLOGY III 2 C
2 FDT 203 GARMENT TECHNOLOGY III 2 C
3 FDT 205 FASHION ILLUSTRATION & COMP. PRESENTATION SKILLS III 2 C
4 FDT 207 TEXTILE TECHNOLOGY III 2 C
5 FDT 209 FASHION DESIGN III 5 C
6 FDT 211 TEXTILE DESIGN III 2 C
7 FDT 213 FASHION MERCHANDISING 2 C
8 FDT 215 FASHION ACCESSORIES II 1 C
9 FDT 221 REVIEW STUDY – PREPARING FOR INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT 1 C
10 FDT 223 PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT II 2 C
Total 21

Year 2 Semester II

No Course Code HND Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FDT 222 INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT II 7 C
Total 7

Year 3 Semester I

Production Option

No Course Code HND Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FDT 301 PATTERN TECHNOLOGY IV 4 C
2 FDT 303 GARMENT TECHNOLOGY IV 4 C
3 FDT 315 FASHION ACCESSORIES III 3 C
4 FDT 323 PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT AND QUALITY CONTROL 2 C
5 FDT 325 FASHION AND TEXTILE MARKETING 2 C
6 FDT 327 ENTREPRENEURSHIP 2 C
7 FDT 329 PRESENTATION SKILLS II 2 C
Total 19

Design Option

No Course Code HND Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FDT 305 FASHION ILLLUSTRATION V 2 C
2 FDT 309 FASHION DESIGN V 6 C
3 FDT 323 PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT AND QUALITY CONTROL 2 C
4 FDT 325 FASHION AND TEXTILE MARKETING 2 C
5 FDT 327 ENTREPRENEURSHIP 2 C
6 FDT 329 PRESENTATION SKILLS II 2 C
7 FDT 339 FASHION ACCESSORIES DESIGN 3 C
Total 19

Design and Production Option

No Course Code HND Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FDT 307 TEXTILE DYEING 4 C
2 FDT 313 TEXTILE PRINTING 4 C
3 FDT 323 PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT AND QUALITY CONTROL 2 C
4 FDT 325 FASHION AND TEXTILE MARKETING 2 C
5 FDT 327 ENTREPRENEURSHIP 2 C
6 FDT 329 PRESENTATION SKILLS II 2 C
7 FDT 333 WEAVING & KNITTING 3 C
Total 19

Year 3 Semester II

Production Option

No Course Code HND Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FDT 310 GRADUATION PROJECT: PRODUCING 4 GARMENTS WITH ACCESSORIES 7 C
2 FDT 302 COLLECTION BOOK & FASHION SHOW 2 C
Total 9

Design Option

No. Course Code HND Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FDT 310 GRADUATION PROJECT: DESIGNING AND PRESENTING A FASHION COLLECTION (MINIMUM OF 4 DESIGNS). 7 C
2 FDT 302 COLLECTION BOOK & EXHIBITION 2 C
Total 9

Design and Production Option

No. Course Code HND Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FDT 310 GRADUATION PROJECT: DESIGNING AND PRODUCING TWO PRINTED FABRICS, TWO DYED FABRICS AND ONE WOVEN/KNITTED FABRIC 7 C
2 FDT 302 COLLECTION BOOK & EXHIBITION 2 C
Total 9
BTECH FASHION DESIGN AND PRODUCTION

Year 1 Semester I

No Course Code BTech Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FBT 401 PATTERN TECHNOLOGY VII 3 C
2 FBT 403 GARMENT TECHNOLOGY VII 3 C
3 FBT 405 CREATIVE DESIGN AND WORKING DRAWING VII 3 C
4 FBT 407 TEXTILES VII 3 C
5 FBT 409 MILLINERY AND ACCESSORIES VI 3 C
6 FBT 412 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY II 3 C
Total 18

Year 1 Semester II

No Course Code BTech Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FBT 402 PATTERN TECHNOLOGY VIII 3 C
2 FBT 404 GARMENT TECHNOLOGY VIII 3 C
3 FBT 406 CREATIVE DESIGN AND WORKING DRAWING VIII 3 C
4 FBT 408 TEXTILES VIII 3 C
5 FBT 410 MILLINERY AND ACCESSORIES VII 2 C
6 FBT 411 FASHION MARKETING II 2 C
Total 16

Year 2 Semester I

No Course Code BTech Fashion Design & Production Credit Hours Remarks
1 FBT 413 PROJECT/THESIS II 6 C
2 FBT 415 INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT III 10 C
Total 16
ADVANCED FASHION

Semester I

No. Course Code Advanced Fashion Credit Hours Remarks
1 ADF 103 BUSINESS AFFAIRS 2 C
2 ADF 015 GARMENT CONSTRUCTION 2 C
3  ADF 017 PATTERN DRAFTING 2 C
4 ADF 011 TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT 2 C
5 ADF 007 TEXTILES 2 C
6 ADF003 MILLINERY AND ACCESSORIES 2 C
7 ADF 005 DRESS DESIGN 2 C
8 ADF 001 MODELLING 4 C
9 ADF 009 TAILORING 2 C
Total 20

Semester II

No Course Code Advanced Fashion Credit Hours Remarks
1 ADF 103 BUSINESS AFFAIRS 2 C
2 ADF 015 GARMENT CONSTRUCTION 2 C
3  ADF 017 PATTERN DRAFTING 2 C
4 ADF 011 HANDICRAFT 2 C
5 ADF 007 TEXTILES 2 C
6 ADF003 MILLINERY AND ACCESSORIES 2 C
7 ADF 005 DRESS DESIGN 2 C
8 ADF 001 MODELLING 4 C
9 ADF 009 TAILORING 2 C
Total 20

Semester III

No Course Code Advanced Fashion Credit Hours Remarks
1 ADF 103 BUSINESS AFFAIRS 2 C
2 ADF 015 GARMENT CONSTRUCTION 2 C
3  ADF 017 PATTERN DRAFTING 2 C
4 ADF 011 HANDICRAFT 2 C
5 ADF 007 TEXTILES 2 C
6 ADF003 MILLINERY AND ACCESSORIES 2 C
7 ADF 005 DRESS DESIGN 2 C
8 ADF 001 MODELLING 2 C
9 ADF 009 TAILORING 2 C
Total 18