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Menswear Design Taster Online Short Course

Course description

During this taster session you will be introduced to the ever-expanding discipline of menswear design.

Looking at examples that show a vast range of different outcomes with menswear, you will gain an insight into breadth of the industry and what can be created and designed within the menswear spectrum.

You will understand what the Menswear Design Online Short Course will cover and what steps you can take to enter the menswear industry or to become better designers.

We will discuss what areas of menswear you can explore and what new themes you can uncover, leaving the session feeling informed and encouraged to pursue your menswear design visions.

Who should attend this course?

This taster session is aimed at anyone with an interest in pursuing a fashion design career and particularly in menswear design. This course is also aimed at those that want to delve into menswear design and discover the possibilities that menswear can bring.

No previous knowledge is required to attend this taster session but a firm interest in design, mark making, and fashion is needed. You should want to explore how you can become a good fashion designer.


By the end of this taster course students should:

  • Develop your understanding of the menswear industry.
  • Gain an insight into the Menswear Design Online Short Course.
  • Communicate your design ideas back the group and receive tutor and peer feedback.
  • Learn how to illustrate your design using industry relevant techniques and processes.

Delivered by one of our professional and experienced tutors Dominic-Afsheen Akhavan-Moossavi, this session we will give you an insight into Menswear Design Online Short Course.

You will have plenty of opportunities to ask questions and leave with a greater awareness of menswear, fashion design and of your potential.

Why should you attend a taster session?

  • Taking a taster course is a great way to figure out what your next move should be, whether it is a degree, a short course or career change.
  • It can be a great way to figure out which short course to take.
  • You will get an insight into what it means to study at UAL.
  • You will meet our professional and experienced tutors, who will give you an insight into the subject and answer all the questions you have been meaning to ask.
  • You will meet like-minded people from different background and corners of the world.
  • And even if you realise it is not for you, it will help you figure out what is.

Available dates

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  • An introduction to what is menswear and fashion design.
  • A brief overview on the menswear fashion industry.
  • Experience how to create design from initial concept to final idea.
  • Push the boundaries of your creativity and ideas to create a fresh direction within menswear design.


Please bring with you:

  • A notebook
  • A pen
  • Sketching pencils
  • Marker pens
  • Colouring pencils
  • Camera / camera phone
  • Pastels
  • A range of mark making tools
  • A range of things to draw on
  • Glue
  • Scissors

To take part in this online session you will need:

  • An up-to-date web browser (we recommend Chrome)
  • Microphone and headphones (a headset with a microphone function is recommended. The built-in microphone in your device would also be fine)
  • Webcam
  • Strong Internet connection - we recommend a minimum of 2 Mbps download, and 1 Mbps upload, faster if possible. You can test your network speed here -
Meet the Tutor:

Join us on this taster course and gain an insight into the world of menswear design.

This taster session is ideal for anyone with an interest in this area. Whether you are considering taking a short course, further study, or just have a curiosity and would like to learn more about the subject for your own projects.

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