Course Code: 05
Duration: 4 Years (Eight Semesters)
The aim of this programme is to build Design-Techno-Managers & Professionals in the field of Leather Goods & Accessories Design & Manufacturing Sector. The aim is to create multi-disciplinary professionals who will be able to cater the growing need of the industry and contribute in this constantly changing and continuously up-grading Leather Goods and Accessories Design & Production Sector.
The world of accessories is increasingly growing in the international landscape and requires more and more specializations. After successful completion of the programme, students may join the Industry as Designers, Production Executives and Merchandisers. The training also enables them to become an entrepreneur in the growing field of Leather Goods, Accessories and Garments. The graduate professional of this discipline will be most qualified for the toughest competitions and will prosper with the flares, catering the Indian Leather Industry.
The subjects broadly taught during the design foundation are: Illustration Techniques, Geometric Construction, Analytical & Technical Drawing, Elements of Design, Colour & Composition, Product Form & design, Ergonomics, Presentation Techniques, Material Science & Leather Technology, Principles of Management, Fundamentals of Marketing, Finance & Human Resource Management, Overview of Fashion.
Product Knowledge and overview of Leather Goods & Accessories Design, Leather Cutting, Leather Stitching, Pattern making, Basic Construction Techniques, Various Leather Machine Operation, Use of Tools and Accessory in Leather Manufacturing, Identification and Finishing of Leather and Non Leather, Production and Operational Management, Costing, Quality Control and Production Planning, Industrial Training and real life industrial projects.
Design Process & Methodology, Fashion Trend Forecast and Analysis, Design Conceptualization and Range Building, Design Projects in Leather Goods and Accessories collection development, CAD Training, Leather Garment Design and Manufacturing Techniques, Leather Garment Pattern Development and Production Techniques, Classroom and Industrial Projects, Business Communication & Presentation Techniques, Product Documentation, Product Photography, Final Design Collection Development, Guided Industrial Internship.
There is lot of scope for leather industry in India. The Footwear Design and Development Institute offers B.Sc course in Leather Goods and Accessories Design. The uniqueness of FDDI is the high end technology available and the latest software equipped labs.
The student completed this course can be a Designer in leather goods and accessories industry.