Fashion Communication and Promotion (FdA)

Fashion Communication and Promotion (FdA)

Subject Area: Higher Education Art & Design Media Adult Learning


Course Information

  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Course Code: W231
  • Entry Requirements

    Please see UOS course information link.

    Course Overview


    Taught by experienced professionals, this exciting and innovative course offers you a multi-disciplinary pathway into the fashion related industries. Whether you want to be a designer, marketer, strategist, stylist, promoter or even run your own business, this course builds a great foundation for long-term career prospects in this flourishing industry.

    By interlinking the cultural, creative, business and technology sectors, this industry led foundation degree offers you the opportunity to explore the theoretical, practical and commercial aspects of fashion communication and promotion.

    The course will enable you to develop solid conceptual, visual and written communication skills. You will explore the theories and techniques in branding, design, marketing, photography, digital media, journalism and visual merchandising that shape the world of fashion today.

    You will participate in live briefings, collaborative projects and industry competitions to develop skills that enhance your professional practice including; negotiation, budgeting, planning, communication and teamwork. To help strengthen your digital skills, we will teach you how to confidently use the most up to date creative software.

    This course is designed to cultivate a unique and forward thinking approach to fashion, with consideration to the ethical and sustainable factors influencing consumer behaviour in our modern day society. In alignment with the entrepreneurial spirit of the industry you will also learn the commercial aspects of running a fashion business.

    Throughout the course you will develop a diverse portfolio of academic writing and creative work that explores and uses a range of traditional and digital media. You will graduate with the skills and knowledge required to build a fantastic career in an industry that never goes out of style.

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    Applications for this course are made through The University of Suffolk.