This fashion media and promotion degree is ideal for those looking to enter the fast-paced fashion world as a fashion communicator, media practitioner or fashion promoter. The course has been tailored to help students find their own fashion signature and prepare them for a range of exciting roles within the fashion industry. Awarded by the University for the Creative Arts, this three-year course will enable you to assess global shifts in fashion from a cultural, ethical and technological viewpoint. There will also be a core focus on fashion media and promotional activities such as styling, photography and image-making, creative direction, conceptual installations and schemes, moving image, retail and marketing, events, shows and curation. Additionally, the fashion communication and promotion aspect of this BA programme will enhance your skills in engaging with specific audiences by looking at creative written content for digital and print platforms. Through a deep analysis of each level of fashion business, from high street shops to luxury brands, you will have the chance to hone your skills and specialise in one specific area of fashion media and promotion. By the end of this course, you will have the transferable skills needed to thrive in today’s ever-changing fashion world and leave your mark as a visionary fashion communicator. Year 1: Year one of this fashion media and promotion programme will significantly enhance your fashion communication skills, teaching you how to effectively promote and market initial fashion concepts. As well as gaining a fundamental understanding of the fashion media industry, the first year will allow you to stimulate your creativity and develop innovative approaches to fashion promotion. Combining theory with practice, this year will also teach you how to analyse innovative fashion imagery and understand the role of a fashion communicator in creating specific looks for brands and clients. Year 2: Throughout second year of this fashion communication and promotion course, you will have the chance to define your fashion identity by assessing which area of the industry you would like to specialist in. There will be a strong emphasis on fashion communication and media learning. You will also develop professionally by taking part in an industry placement and completing a self-reflecting audit which will help in the curation of your creative portfolio. Year 3: Combining all your theoretical knowledge and practical skills, the third year of this course will enable you to demonstrate all the specialist skills from previous project work via portfolio work. This is your chance to truly define your fashion identity through either a dissertation or research theory and practice project. This opportunity to synthesise and specialise what you’ve learnt so far will act as the first step towards your chosen career path.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)
Year 2 entry: 120 credits from level 4 study in appropriate an subject area. Academic Interview. Year 3 entry: 240 credits from level 5 study in an appropriate subject area. Academic Interview.
The standard entry requirements* for this course are, one of the following: 64 new UCAS tariff points, see accepted qualifications Merit, Pass, Pass at BTEC Extended Diploma Pass at UAL Extended Diploma 64 new UCAS tariff points from an accredited Access to Higher Education Diploma in an appropriate subject 24 points from the International Baccalaureate, see more information about IB entry requirements And four GCSE passes at grade A*-C and/or grade 4-9 including English (or Functional Skills English/Key Skills Communication Level 2).
Additional entry requirements
International/EU Applicants: If you are arriving after the UK has left the EU on January 1st 2021, you will require a visa to study in the UK, LCCA/ LCCM will not be able to sponsor you for a student visa. To find out more information please visit the following page: https://www.gov.uk/settled-status-eu-citizens-families/applying-for-settled-status
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|