Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
Koninklijke Academie van Antwerpen
Fashion: Digital imaging 16282/3027/2324/1/09
Study guide

Fashion: Digital imaging 1

Academic year 2023-24
Is found in:
  • Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts, programme stage 1
    • Fashion
  • Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts
    • Fashion
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 3 credits
It is not possible to enrol in this course unit under
  • exam contract (to obtain a credit).
  • exam contract (to obtain a degree).
Co-ordinator: Gillis Chris
Languages: Dutch, English
Scheduled for: Academic year
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Possible deadlines for learning account: 31.10.2023 ()
Re-sit exam: not possible.
Possibility of deliberation You have to pass this course unit (will never be deliberated).
Total study time: 90,00 hours


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Prerequisite competencies (text)

- No specific knowledge required i.v.m. digital design and computer

Learning outcomes (list)

BA2 - The student has the necessary knowledge, skills and insights regarding material, form, action, concepts, function and contents of the chosen medi
The student has acquired basic knowledge concerning the operation of a computer and peripheral equipment, the use of internet, e-mail, and a number of specific graphic programs and their characteristics (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator; Indesign).
The student has technical knowledge about the scanning of an image, the image size, resolution and the different digital formats.
The student has insight into converting an image to a format that is suitable for specific purposes (for sending an image via e-mail, for website, for digital printing and for professional printing).
The student can use the process (research, analysis and creative processing) within fashion and textile prognosis to apply a personal concept, design it graphically and process it using digital techniques.

Course content

- Basic technical knowledge of computer peripherals and programs - using principles of scanner, printer and digital camera - exploration of creative possibilities of computer - applications of digital techniques: scanning images, importing photographic material and processing it - building a workbook as research for the final presentation - presentation of instructions from fashion and textile forecasting using digital techniques

Educational organisation (list)

Learning Activities
Artistic praxis26,00 hours
Artistic praxis64,00 hours

Evaluation (list)

Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
Eerste examenperiodeArtistic practical assessment100,00

Evaluation (text)

permanent evaluations and show / check moments during the academic year
semester 1: first directional evaluation after closure of semester 1
semester 2: final jury after closing 2nd semester