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Fashion Communication: Fashion Communication and Promotion (Hons), B.A.

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  • 36 months
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Eager to thrive in the inspiring atmosphere that has spawned many of fashion’s brightest designers? This Fashion Communication: Fashion Communication and Promotion (Hons) course at the University of the Arts London (UAL) is for the fashion literate, ambitious and observant individual who’s eager to study and communicate fashion.

About

With the explosion of new media over the last ten-years, the fashion industry has been democratised. Opportunities in fashion are no longer primarily focused on the role of designer - the fashion industry requires quality content in the form of words and image.

The BA Fashion Communication: Fashion Communication and Promotion (Hons) at University of the Arts London (UAL) is part of the Fashion programme. It is aimed specifically at students who are passionate about fashion, but do not want to follow the design route.

From photographers, stylists, art directors, fashion-show producers, film-makers and public relations experts, to bloggers and social networkers, on-line marketers, ‘traditional’ writers, journalists, curators, commentators and theorists, BA Fashion Communication: Fashion Communication and Promotion (Hons) aims to nurture you to become innovative, informed, responsible promoters, writers, communicators and observers, central to the industry’s future.

Careers 

Graduates work across a very wide spectrum of careers in fashion. They work across a very wide spectrum of careers in the Fashion communications industry. From curators and archivists to journalists, stylists, photographers, fashion show producers, illustrators, editors and retailers the range of career opportunities is wide

Many of our graduates have gone on to work with important fashion companies throughout the world:

  • Love Magazine 
  •  Port Magazine 
  •  The Telegraph 
  •  Pop Magazine 
  •  Acne Paper, Burberry 
  •  10 Magazine 
  • SHOWstudio.com 
  • Grazia Magazine 
  •  Six Creative 
  •  Vogue Turkey 
  •  Vogue.com 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description
      4 years with Optional Diploma in Professional Studies
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • In Fashion Communication and Promotion , you will explore how fashion is communicated and promoted creatively through different media. 
  • The curriculum includes photography, fashion illustration, graphics and branding, trends, styling, public relations, fashion film, fashion show production, set and installation design and the creative use of new digital platforms. 
  • Core elements of the programme set out to develop communications awareness through investigation and analysis of the relationship of word to image; related aspects of professional practice are addressed through seminars and workshops. In all contexts, the emphasis is on professionalism, flexibility and teamwork.

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

Entry requirements

  • Pass at Foundation Diploma in Art & Design (Level 3 or 4) and 1 A Level at Grade C or above
  • Merit, Pass, Pass (MPP) at BTEC Extended Diploma (preferred subjects include Art, Art and Design, or Design and Technology)
  • Pass at UAL Extended Diploma
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma equivalent to 64 UCAS tariff points (preferred subjects include Art, Art and Design, or Design and Technology)
  • Pass at Foundation Diploma in Art & Design (Level 3 or 4) plus equivalent EU/International qualifications, such as International Baccalaureate Diploma

And three GCSE passes at grade 4 or above (grade A*-C).

Entry to this course will also be determined by assessment of your portfolio.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19930 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19930 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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