Fashion Communication and Styling BA (Hons)
Application deadlines: 15 January
Application fee: £12
International tuition: £13,250
Domestic tuition: £9,250
As part of the fast paced and dynamic world of fashion, the Fashion Stylist and communicator manipulates visual stories, employs technologies and exploits promotional platforms. They engage with audiences, telling style stories to transform fashion products from just objects into modern must-have trends. Typical areas of study include: Visual research Illustration and storyboarding Audience analysis Styling Photography Fashion film Editorial development Event styling Fashion graphics Computer aided design Freelance/self-employment skills Project management Students will also learn the technical production of image, film, event styling and production. Students are encouraged to work collaboratively with both peers and various sectors of the industry to develop team-working skills.
This program can be done
A good digital portfolio and normally: Art and Design Foundation or 112 points from at least 2 A ‘levels and including grade C in Art and Design or BTEC Extended Diploma DMM in an Art and Design related subject or International Baccalaureate: 26+ Points including Art and Design GCSEs - Five GCSEs grades A* - C (9-4) including English Language or Literature at grade C/4 or above. Access - Pass Access with 30 Level 3 credits at Merit (or equivalent) and GCSE English (Language or Literature) at grade C/4 or above. We also accept the BTEC First Diploma plus two GCSEs including English at grade C/4 or above (if required as part of our standard requirement). If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with 5.5 in each band, or equivalent when you start the course is essential.
The fashion industry has an increasing need for talent in the wider areas of styling, concept and image. Successful graduates of the course are expected to go on to careers within the fashion styling and communication industries as: Journalist contributors Media Commentators Promoters Editors Stylists Researchers Show producers Curators Art directors