MALAYSIA’s first Bachelor in Style Design Expertise (Honours) programme will see its college students gaining worldwide vogue publicity via the steerage of designers and types that characteristic in Kuala Lumpur Style Week (KLFW).
Taylor’s College deputy vice-chancellor and chief educational officer Prof Dr Pradeep Nair stated KLFW’s community of massive vogue names will probably be a part of the programme, sharing their data with these college students via tasks and offering business expertise.
The three-year Bachelor in Style Design Expertise (Honours) programme by The Design Faculty in Taylor’s College School of Innovation and Expertise combines the design and stitching curriculum with technological elements in each its studying expertise and module contents.
College students of the programme will probably be underneath the tutelage of KLFW founder Andrew Tan, who can be the programme’s co-director and vogue director.
The involvement of KLFW is about to convey a few optimistic influence on Malaysia’s vogue business by producing extra forward-thinking and skilful graduates, Prof Nair stated throughout the digital launch of the programme on Dec 8.
College students, stated Tan, stand to achieve vital data of vogue expertise, related methods and abilities via the programme.
And, they are going to be studying in an area that gives top-notch services, he added.
Taylor’s Lakeside Campus can be dwelling to Mayamode, Malaysia’s first co-working vogue studio.
The studio offers the newest gear and equipment not only for Taylor’s college students, but in addition for established vogue designers, vogue entrepreneurs, freelancers, and rising vogue designers.
The gear offered embody high-end stitching machines, sample digitiser, sample plotter, sample drafting services, a fabric library and a industrial platform the place college students can exhibit their ultimate merchandise.
Prof Nair stated that the elevated demand for native designs signifies that Malaysia’s vogue business is gaining momentum and this self-discipline is rising sooner than many different conventional schooling disciplines.
“This programme will present in depth data to college students utilizing design expertise and allow them to develop into expert vogue designers within the ever evolving world of vogue, ” he stated, including that the programme additionally goals to provide graduates who will pioneer a brand new line of vogue attire produced in an environmentally and socio-economically sustainable method via the usage of expertise.
Larger Training Minister Datuk Seri Dr Noraini Ahmad stated the expansion of the style business has seen the implementation of expertise in precise design work.
“This can propel the business to newer heights whereas bringing new inspiration and dimension to the native vogue scene, ” she stated in her pre-recorded speech to mark the programme launch.
She stated the one-of-a-kind diploma wouldn’t solely permit college students to delve into the world of vogue but in addition sharpen their technological abilities.
The Bachelor in Style Design Expertise programme will probably be open for its first consumption beginning March subsequent 12 months.