Department of Design

Fashion design BA

Curriculum 2023-2024

Learning outcomes


The student possesses knowledge within the field of fashion design. This implies that the student:

  • Has knowledge of theories, concepts and methods used in fashion design.
  • Has basic knowledge of the professional environment of fashion designers.
  • Has insight and understanding to approach subjects in design in an individual manner.
  • Has understanding of the ideology and concepts on which the designing of clothes is based.
  • Knows the basics in search and information technology.


The student is able to use the methods and procedures of the field of fashion design. This implies that the student:

  • Can take a critical stance on information and methods.
  • Has adopted critical vision of their own works and those of others.
  • Is able to participate in critical discourse in fashion design.
  • Can make decisions and provide a rationale for these on professional grounds.
  • Has technique and skill to work independently and systematically on subjects within fashion design.
  • Has learnt to adopt broadmindedness and originality in their thinking.
  • Is able to independently assess ideas used.
  • Has adopted enquiring and varied working methods and daring in execution.
  • Is able to utilise technology and equipment that serves the field.


The student is able to utilise her/his knowledge and proficiency for work and/or for further studies. This implies that the student:​

  • Has the independence and communication skills to actively participate in collaborations and lead working groups.
  • Can work independently and systematically, set goals, select appropriate methods, produce a project/work plan and adhere to it.
  • Is capable of interpreting and presenting their subjects and outcomes clearly in speech and in writing.
  • Can communicate their ideas through their own works.
  • Can communicate their skills, ideas and knowledge to different groups in different circumstances.
  • Has cultivated their imagination for independent creativity and/or unconventional approaches and utilise this in their work.
  • Has developed independent working methods for further study in their field.
TH Theory
T Technical Practices
S Studio Practices
MC Mandatory Course
ME Mandatory Elective Course
E Elective Course

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