RU DET Syllabus Fashion


Theories of Clothing Origin –
1. Protection theory, Modesty Theory, Self-Adornment Theory, Combined Need Theory 2. Theories of Fashion Adoption – Trickle-down Theory (Traditional Fashion Adoption), Trickleacross theory (Mass Dissemination), Trickle-up Theory or Bottom-up Theory (Reverse Adoption)
Fashion Cycles –
1. Stages of the fashion cycle – Introduction, Increase in popularity, Peak of popularity, Decline of popularity, Rejection of popularity.
2. Length of fashion cycles – Cycles for long-lived fashions, Cycles for short-lived fashions, Breaks in cycles, Cycles within cycles, Recurring cycles Fashion leaders and followers – Fashion leaders, Fashion motivations, Fashion innovators, Fashion victims, Fashion Followers.
Elements and Principles of Design –
1. Study& Exploration of Elements of Design –Point, Line, Form, Space, Color, Tone, Texture.
2. Study& Exploration of principles of design–Unity, harmony, balance, emphasis/ dominance, rhythm, proportion
Textiles –
1. Fibers: classification, Introduction, properties and end uses of natural and man-made fibers
2. Yarns: Introduction, Types-ply yarns, novelty yarn, textured yarn. Manufacturing process- spinning systems.
3. Fabric forming methods weaving, knitting, netting and non-woven and its application in apparel.
4. Printing: Introduction, Equipment, process, Types, Advantages, disadvantages and end uses
Method of teaching –
1. New Techniques in teaching methodology and their uses, advantages.
2. Women Empowerment through education, awareness and legal issues.
3. Communication Skills – Approach, Types, Uses and recent trends.
4. Role of fashion education in personal growth and professional development.

Pablo Picasso Painting Club

Pablo Ruiz Picasso was a Spanish painter, sculptor, print maker, ceramicist and theatre designer. Throughout the long course of his career, he created more than 20,000 paintings, drawings, sculptures, ceramics and other items such as costumes and theatre sets. He is universally renowned as one of the most influential and celebrated artists of the twentieth century.
Pablo Picasso Painting Club at Renaissance University provides a platform to all the members to express their talents in the field of art which otherwise would have remained hidden. It is a community of art enthusiasts with a motive to provide each other a safe space to stay connected and listen to their art. The club has been instrumental in bringing out the creative, expressive and aesthetic potential of each student through various programmes and sessions.

William Somerset Maugham Literature Club

William Somerset Maugham was an English author and playwright. He was one of the highest-paid writers of the early to mid-twentieth century, Maugham wrote fiction, memoir, travelogues, and plays.
The Literature Club at Renaissance University Indore aims to promote all literary related domains such as short story writing, book reading, debating, poem reciting, impromptu speaking, storytelling, creative writing etc. among students. The club throughout the year designs and conducts events aimed at honing these skills.
The Literary Club has been founded to promote language and literature. Through these activities, literary coordinators (student and teacher) reach out to language and literature lovers and try to create a space for sharing ideas, emotions and thoughts. The Club is instrumental in building a community of creative, imaginative and thoughtful human beings.