Studying the Advanced Diploma in Fashion Marketing with Raffles Design Institute


The aim of the program is to enable students to develop effective design solutions for design problems as well as being able to develop a personal style of design and design asthetics. The curriculum of the program will be delivered in a mix of teaching tactics ranging from lectures, demonstrations and seminars to tutorials and various assessment methods including assignments, presentations, design portfolios, research and development, projects, quizzes and examinations. Throughout the program, emphasis will be put on the conceptual abilities and aesthetics sensibilities of the students.

Studying the Course

Students have 8 terms in total to complete the Advanced Diploma in Fashion Marketing. Each term runs for 11 weeks of study including the exam week.

Entry Requirements

Completion of the Raffles Institute of Design Foundation Program or 3 GCE ‘O’ levels or international high school. Other qualifications will be considered and approved on a case by case basis. Students applying for the Associate Degree program must show evidence of IELTS 5.0 or equivalent 550 for TOEFL paper based to demonstrate their English language proficiency. Students who do not meet the English language requirement are required to take an appropriate English language proficiency placement and oral exam to determine their English language proficiency level before the institute recommends the next course of action, All courses are conducted in English. Students must have the ability to understand, speak and write fluently in English.

Terms and Modules

 Term 01

Color Theory and Design Principles for Fashion
Marketing Foundation
Fibers and Textiles
History of Costume 1

Term 02

Computer Graphic Skills FMM
History of Costume 2
Academic Research and Communication Skills
Technical Drawings (Garment Typology)

Term 03

Digital Photography
Fashion Marketing and Merchandising
Market Research
20th Century Styles and Trends

Term 04

Introduction to Brand Management
Integrated Fashion Communication 1
Buying Principles
Product Development

Term 05

Fashion Coordination and Promotion
Consumer Behaviour
Human Resource Management
Financial Management

Term 06

Global Supply Chain Management (Fashion Buying)

Sensorial Marketing

Term 07

Fashion Marketing Project 1
Fashion Journalism

Term 08

Fashion Marketing Project 2
Industrial Attachment