The first year of the four years programme emphasizes on opening the horizons of individuals towards design thinking. The two semesters’ rigorous training exposes the individuals to varied world of fundamentals of Design and peripheral attitudes. The subjects broadly taught are Drawing, Elements of design, Material Studies, Essentials of management, Basic Computers and Environmental science.
During this year students understand the fundamental and the latest technical developments which govern the growth of the Indian Fashion Leather Product Sector. The modules include: Leather Cutting, Leather Stitching, Pattern Making, Basic Construction Techniques, Various Leather Machines Operations, Use of Tools and Accessory in Leather Goods & Garment Manufacturing, Leather Science, Overview of Fashion, Man-made materials &Processes, Fashion Marketing, Export Merchandising and Tannery Training.
This phase of the training will add the grace and glamour to the well-groomed professionals and graduates of the Fashion Leather Accessory Design discipline. The learning amalgamation of the design concepts and knowhow of the technology will always keep them a league ahead in the professional arena. We emphasize on the realistic and market driven inputs which the key to a successful professional are. The modules are: Design Process & Methodology, Fashion Trends, Forecast and Analysis, Design Conceptualization and Range Building, Design Projects in Leather Goods, Garments & Accessory Collection Development, CAD-2D & 3D, Leather Goods & Garment Design and Manufacturing Techniques, Leather Goods & Garment Pattern Development and Production Techniques, Classroom and Industrial Design Projects, Product Photography, Final Design Collection Development and Guided Industrial Internship.