Staffordshire University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
If you have a real passion for fashion, this degree will give you the creative, technical, academic and professional skills needed to take the fashion world by storm. Fashion is an ever-changing industry that needs professionals who can respond to its challenges. On this course, you’ll gain the skills to analyse existing ideas and express yourself through unique, creative fashion designs that delight, shock and inspire. Develop your knowledge and skills in broad a range of subject areas, including the fundamentals of the fashion business, creative design, visualisation and technical practices. Plus, you’ll have the chance to specialise in an area of your choice that will inform your future career choices. You’ll be encouraged to develop strong teamwork skills through collaborative projects with a variety of other courses across the University. We ensure students are aware of the bigger picture within the fashion industry, so sustainability, ethics and diversity are explored in-depth in a module then encouraged throughout the course. On graduating, you’ll already be ahead of the competition. Whether you intend to continue onto further study or straight into employment, be assured you will have all the skills and knowledge that you’ll need to take the next step. To enhance your CV, You also have the option of choosing a one-year placement in industry (Sandwich). Key features • 100% Coursework (No exams) • Small group sizes, ensuring you get enough contact hours with staff • Your own designated studio space alongside well-equipped workshops • Flexibility to negotiate modules to reflect your specialisms • Collaborative working with areas such as photography, film and journalism • Expand your technical skills to include digital fabric printing, laser cutting, wood, metal, ceramics, plaster and plastics • Access to the unique Betty Smithers Design Collection On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BA (Hons) Fashion
Year 1 (CORE) Fashion in Context (30), (CORE) Visualisation (30), (CORE) Technical Processes of Fashion (15), (CORE) Fashion Hot Topics (30), (CORE) History and Theory of Fashion (15). Year 2 (CORE) Fashion Industry Ready (30), (CORE) Fashion Business (15), (CORE) Pattern Cutting (15), (CORE) Fashion Negotiated Study (45), (CORE) Life After Staffs (15). Sandwich Year (12 Months on an Industry Placement) Year 3 (CORE) Professional Fashion Practice (15), (CORE) Research, Analysis & Communication Assignment (15), (CORE) Underpinning your Fashion FMP (15), (CORE) Realising your Fashion FMP (45), (CORE) Portfolio & Promotion (30).
100% Course work
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
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|