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Fashion and Textile Design, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The programme places emphasis on design conceptualisation, independent research, creative application and artistic expression, and provides a design-focused environment for students to follow their chosen path to generate a range of design-oriented, decision-making skills that are significant in the fashion industry.

Characteristics

Four major subject areas are available:

  • Fashion Design;
  • Knitwear Design;
  • Textile Design; and
  • Bodywear Design

Students develop skills that underpin their existing design and industry knowledge, and learn to appreciate the demands placed on designers in this dynamic industry. In-depth personal projects allow students to explore issues of design practice, technology and theory. The programme fosters a broad range of critical thinking and creative awareness skills. When combined, these elements provide the basis for making our graduates highly sought after design professionals.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evolution of Design Trends
  • Design Concept
  • Visual Design Communication
  • Design Collection Preparation
  • Creative Textiles
  • Fashion Business
  • Fashion Technology

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree in textiles or fashion design, or the equivalent.

If you are not a native speaker of English, and your Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification is awarded by institutions where the medium of instruction is not English, you are expected to fulfil the University’s minimum English language requirement for admission purpose.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    537 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 537 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    537 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 537 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • HK$4,200 per credit for local students
  • HK$4,200 per credit for non-local students

Living costs for Hong Kong

  • 13720 - 23420 HKD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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