Program Learning Outcomes

This Seneca program has been validated by the Credential Validation Service as an Ontario College Credential as required by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.

As a graduate, you will be prepared to reliably demonstrate the ability to:

  • Refine apparel design and production decisions based on consumer preferences and time to market.
  • Create original apparel concepts and collections using design, drafting and garment construction techniques.
  • Apply computer technology to communicate design specifications across the apparel design and manufacturing processes.
  • Justify decisions for sourcing materials and manufacturing processes to meet technical specifications and end-product pricing.
  • Design products within the context of the apparel manufacturing process to optimize production capabilities.
  • Contextualize new product designs by responding to global fashion trends from the historical, current, and future perspective to produce salable designs for consumers.
  • Advocate for positive change by addressing systemic challenges as a member of the global fashion industry.
  • Present original ideas and design process in a professional portfolio.
  • Articulate a reflective design process, visually, verbally and in writing, which incorporates research and analysis to solve design problems.