Department of Design & Architecture

Fashion design BA

2020 - 2021

Curriculum

Study Structure

1. yr Fall
Initiation
ALL110-05H / 5 ECTS
S
MC
Fashion Design and
Methodology

FAT111-10H / 10 ECTS
S
MC
Discussion
FAT123-01H/ 1 ECTS
S
MC
Design and History
HFR11-08H / 8 ECTS
TH
MC
Workshop Introduction
VER106-02H / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Introduction Workshop
Þverholti/Laugarn

INTR101-0H / 0 ECTS
T
MC
Klæðskurður og saumur
VER100-04H / 4 ECTS
T
MC
1. yr Spring
Design Process -
Fashion Design

FAT112-06H/ 6 ECTS
S
MC
Field trip to Paris
FAT122-02H / 2 ECTS
S
MC
Textile print design
and printing

FAT123-07H / 7 ECTS
S
MC
Discussion
FAT123-01H / 1 ECTS
S
MC
Design and Philosophy
HFR124-04H / 4 ECTS
F
S
Material Culture
HFR230-04H / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Sample Sewing -
Finishing/Detailing

VER107-02H/ 2 ECTS
T
MC
Fræðiáfangar
4 ECTS
T
ME
2. yr Fall
Textile Printing
FAT222-03H/ 3 ECTS
S
MC
Morphing Castaways
FAT200-10H/ 10 ECTS
S
MC
Framleiðsla
FAT231-02H / 2 ECTS
S
MC
Discussion
FAT123-01H / 1 ECTS
S
MC
History and theory of fashion
HFR280-04H / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Design and Environment
HFR264-04H / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Fashion Drawing
VER238-02H / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Japanese pattern making
VER222-02H / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Tailoring II
VER236-02H / 2 ECTS
T
MC
2. yr Spring
Community
ALL200-03H / 3 ECTS
S
MC
Balenciaca
FAT232-08H/ 8 ECTS
S
MC
Discussion
FAT123-01H / 1 ECTS
S
MC
Prjónahönnun og framleiðsla
FAT220-04H / 4 ECTS
S
MC
Body Clothing and
the society

HFR207-04H / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Textile and Weaving Theory
HFR203-02H / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Íslenskur fataiðnaður og
rekstur

HFR250-02H / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Tailoring III
VER246-02H / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Drapering I
VER244-02H / 2 ECTS
T
MC
3. yr Fall
Balenciaca
FAT333-02H / 2 ECTS
S
MC
Design and Integration
FAT316-16H / 16 ECTS
S
MC
Research
FAT308-02H / 2 ECTS
S
MC
Discussion
FAT123-01H / 1 ECTS
S
MC
Thesis Preparation
BAH300-00H / 0 ECTS
TH
MC
Final Thesis
BAH350-08H / 8 ECTS
TH
MC
Textile Workshop
VER380-02H / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Tailoring III
VER246-02H / 2 ECTS
T
MC
3. yr Spring
Portfolio
FAT300-01H / 1 ECTS
S
MC
Discussion
FAT123-01H / 1 ECTS
S
MC
BA Degree Project
FAT300-22H / 22 ECTS
S
MC
Final Project-Analysis
HFR320-02H / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Design and Society
HFR340-04H / 4 ECTS
TH
MC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

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.

Skills

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.

Competences

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

Previous years

Study Structure

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