University Centre South Essex

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of the Arts London

Fashion Media & Promotion

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

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This programme offers direct entry to the fashion industry, specifically for careers in fashion media, promotion, marketing, public relations, styling, fashion buying, creative publishing, branding and trend forecasting. The programme embraces changing technologies in the fashion media and promotion sectors, with an emphasis on digital applications and the integration of digital media within branding and promotional strategies. Students will develop a personal signature within creative direction whilst generating concepts suitable for a broad range of clients across the fashion and lifestyle industry. The course has a strong commitment to work-based learning opportunities in the form of work experience, live projects, competitions, vocational projects and placements within the specialist area of Fashion Media and Promotion, through close links and ongoing relationships with a range of industry contacts. The course is designed and led by tutors who are industry experts from the fields of fashion promotion, styling, photography, fashion journalism, graphics and branding.

Course details


Year 1 (Level 4) - Fashion Promotion Landscape - Visual and Cultural Contexts - Trend Forecasting - Visual Design Skills - Fashion Styling & Photography - Fashion Narrative - Brand Promotion through Integrated Media Year 2 (Level 5) - Digital Image - Cultural Contexts and Dissertation Proposal - Personal Directed Project - Work Placement / Work-related Learning Year 3 (Level 6) - Dissertation - Honours Project - Critical Reflection and Personal Promotion - Industry Solutions

Assessment method

Coursework is assessed in a range of different ways in order to accommodate a variety of learning styles and aptitudes. Assessment methods include research files or digital records, technical folders, portfolio submissions, group presentations, academic written reports, professional brand documents, blogs, physical or digital dossiers. There are no examinations. Formative, ungraded feedback is offered throughout the programme, by way of tutorials, critiques, informal presentations and peer/self assessment, all of which provide students with useful feedback to help develop their work towards their final unit assessments.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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University Centre Southend
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6IELTS 6.0 - minimum 5.5 across all components.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8000 Year 1
Scotland £8000 Year 1
Wales £8000 Year 1
EU £17930 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Fashion Media & Promotion at University Centre South Essex - UCAS