Shoe Design

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in Shoe Design, students will learn design techniques of various shoes for different scenes and are unique, which is characteristics of Italian shoes. For example, precious shoes like jewelry, shoes that fit one’s feet as if it’s part of the body with airly touch like feather. Students will research and analyze colors, patterns, shapes, and design and learn shoes design diversity, changes, and advanced application, and complete their own design. The main focus of the course is to encourage each student’s uniqueness and to convey it into design through original, free and rich expression.

Instructors :
Students will study the fundamental techniques for shoe design, such as basic design, brief sketch, rendering basic, etc. and finish various types of shoe design (including finishing expression, developing variations by computer, research on materials, technical structure and its application, color variations and material variations, according to their experience and period of study. The students are encouraged to express their free ideas. Students with experience will learn specific design techniques according to the theme.

(*Shoe design course taken as an optional course to shoe making course during academic year is offered with different price as regular shoe design course price. Please refer to the price list.)




2 weeks Course Sample Schedule

day 1st week schedule day 2nd week schedule
Sun. Arrival in Florence Sun. Free time
Mon. Orientation, City tour & Lunch, Lesson Mon. Lessons
Tue. Lessons Tue. Lessons
Wed. Lessons Wed. Lessons
Thu. Lessons Thu Lessons
Fri. Art visit, Lessons Fri. Art visit, Lessons
Sat. Cultural visit Sat. Check out, Return Home

Fees and Schedule 2019

2 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks 12 weeks
Tuition Fee + Accommodation, etc.
€2,600 €4,600 €6,400 €8,200 €11,000
Number of Lessons (*1 Lesson = 45 minutes)
22 lessons/week (with instructors)
+ 22 Independent Study/week (without instructor)
Credits
3 6 9 12 18
Check-in (Sun) - Check-out (Sat)
[ 2019 ]
May 5 – May 18
May 19 – Jun. 1
Jun. 2 – Jun. 15
Jun. 16 – Jun. 29
Jun. 30 – Jul. 13
Jul. 14 – Jul. 27
Jul. 28 – Aug. 10
Aug. 18 – Aug. 31
Sep. 1 – Sep. 14
Sep. 15 – Sep. 28
[ 2019 ]
May 5 – Jun. 1
May 19 – Jun. 15
Jun. 2 – Jun. 29
Jun. 16 – Jul. 13
Jun. 30 – Jul. 27
Jul. 14 – Aug. 10
Jul. 28 – Aug. 31
Aug. 18 – Sep. 14
Sep. 1 – Sep. 28
[ 2019 ]
May 5 – Jun. 15
May 19 – Jun. 29
Jun. 2 – Jul. 13
Jun. 16 – Jul. 27
Jun. 30 – Aug. 10
Jul. 14 – Aug. 31
Aug. 18 – Sep. 28
[ 2019 ]
May 5 – Jun. 29
May 19 – Jul. 13
Jun. 2 – Jul. 27
Jun. 16 – Aug. 10
Jun. 30 – Aug. 31
Jul. 14 – Sep. 14
Jul. 28 – Sep. 28
[ 2019 ]
May 5 – Jul. 27
Including

Enrollment fee, Tuition,
Facilities fee (no materials),
Orientation meeting,
Welcome lunch,
Welcome kit (city map, pen, notebook, file folder, bus pass, one lunch ticket),
Weekly guided art visits to the best attractions and historical monuments of Florence,
Housing: shared apartment – twin room (single room available),
Housing utilities expense,
Daily meal vouchers (4 daily meal vouchers a week + 2 Coffee/tea/mineral water vouchers a week),
Cultural excursions: once every 2 weeks (e.g.: ceramic laboratory visit, antique market of Arezzo visit, trip to Pisa, trip to a Tuscan farmhouse, Pizza lesson),
English interpreter during lessons with the teacher

  • Intensive lessons: 22 lessons/week with the instructors + 22 Independent Study/week (without instructor)
  • 1 lesson=45 minutes
  • Materials for artworks used or consumed individually by students are not included in the fees above.
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