Fashion Retail Academy

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Falmouth University

Marketing & Communication for Fashion (Accelerated Degree)

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Course summary

BA (Hons) Marketing & Communications for Fashion provides you with the up-to-date knowledge and skills needed for a successful career in fashion marketing. You’ll learn the vital function that marketing and communications play in all fashion businesses. We’ll teach you how to produce, communicate and implement effective marketing campaigns. You’ll discover how to combine your creative and analytical skills to identify new opportunities for brands to communicate with their audiences, maximising sales and profits. Why choose the Fashion Retail Academy? Our accelerated undergraduate degrees are taught over three teaching semesters a year, so you’ll graduate in two years instead of three, saving you time and money

  • Our courses are developed alongside our 140 retail brand partnerships, to make sure our graduates have the skills they need for a successful career
  • You’ll get unrivalled industry enrichment, including up to 3 months of industry experience with one of our brand partners
  • We'll match you with a personal mentor, who is currently working in industry, for help and guidance
  • Talks, masterclasses and projects set by brands


  • Learn the theories that underpin marketing principles and concepts
  • Develop the technical, communication and aesthetic skills to produce and implement effective marketing strategies
  • Discover the tools and methods for problem-solving to tight deadlines
  • Explore how analysing and interpreting data can help you understand consumers, and how to use this information to identify new selling opportunities
  • Learn how marketing teams play a crucial role in deciding which products are designed, produced and sold by brands
  • Examine the advancements in social media, web design, advertising and customer insight that have transformed the industry
- Graduate with the cutting-edge knowledge that will help you stand out in job applications and interviews

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Unfortunately, we are unable to accept applications from international (non-EU) applicants who require a Tier 4 Student Visa.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

If you are able to demonstrate relevant, current, equivalent experience instead of formal qualifications, we encourage you to apply

English language requirements

If English isn't your first language, we'll need to see academic proof of your level of written and spoken English. We require a minimum International English language testing system (IELTS) score of 6.0 (or recognised equivalent*). This test must have been taken no earlier than two years before you start at the Fashion Retail Academy. *Recognised equivalents include: Trinity (taken in the UK) - 111, Cambridge ESOL Exams - CAE or FCE, Cambridge English - scale 176, or Common European Framework - C1 or C2

Unistats information

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There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £11100 Year 1
England £11100 Year 1
Northern Ireland £11100 Year 1
Scotland £11100 Year 1
Wales £11100 Year 1
Channel Islands £11100 Year 1

Additional fee information

Each academic year, you might need to pay one-off costs between £50 and £200 for day trips, final portfolios or shows etc. You might also need to pay up to £300 a year for optional study trips and placements. (Costs are approximate)

Provider information

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Our COVID-19 information

Fashion Retail Academy
15 Gresse Street

Clearing contact details

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020 3040 3162

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Additional information

We currently have availability on all three of our accelerated degrees: - BA (Hons) Fashion Business - BA (Hons) Marketing & Communications for Fashion - BA (Hons) Buying & Merchandising

Course contact details

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0300 247 0039

Marketing & Communication for Fashion (Accelerated Degree) at Fashion Retail Academy - UCAS