Fashion Design at AUT: an overview

  • Also referred to as, or includes, knitwear design, costume design, clothing design, fashion

Fashion Design at AUT offers a dynamic learning environment, both by reflecting the needs of a rapidly changing industry and by encouraging students to explore more innovative and conceptual approaches to their work. The core studio and fashion studio papers give students the fundamentals of fashion design and an understanding of the technical aspects of garment production.

Students can specialise in:

  • Apparel design (women’s wear or men’s wear)
  • Costume design
  • Knitwear design

Key academic contact

Yvonne Chan

Yvonne Chan

Head of Department
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 8349

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Contact us

Art + Design Central
City Campus
WE Building, St Paul Street Entrance, Room WE305
Phone +64 9 921 9999 extension 9663

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Last updated: 08-Apr-2016 2.21pm

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.