Taught course

Fashion: Fashion Visual Merchandising

Institution
University of the Arts London - London College of Fashion · University of the Arts London - London College of Fashion
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

  • Portfolio of previous and current experience within a related design industry.
  • Evidence of prior learning at undergraduate level and a first degree (or equivalent) in a related discipline.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The programme builds upon strengths already developed within the college including staff expertise, specialist facilities and close industry links, to provide a suitable learning environment for this specialist study. It is designed to meet both local, regional and international needs for vocational education in aspects of the fashion and creative industries which have a high concentration of activities in London.

London College of Fashion is situated in the heart of the fashion district in London, with sites in the West End on Oxford Street, West London in Shepherd's Bush and the East End in Shoreditch, a centre for manufacturing, wholesale and retail trade, and increasingly for young designers.

The course has been established to extend the post graduate provision at the college, and has been developed in conjunction with the Fashion Visual Merchandising industry and specialist staff. The Course leader has appropriate specialist expertise and professional experience and staff continue to engage in professional practice and new developments. In addition to the course leader, teaching staff will be drawn from specialists in the appropriate fields, either from within college or as visiting lecturers from industry.

This is a fashion business course with a vocational focus on Fashion Visual Merchandising. It combines a post graduate level academic experience with the vocational realities of Fashion Visual Merchandising. The content includes application of Fashion Visual Merchandising, branding, technology to case studies and a combination of individual and collaborative work. The course provides a range of vocational knowledge and skills for those seeking or looking to develop and further their career in Fashion Visual Merchandising.
Distinctive features include strong links with the Fashion Visual Merchandising industry and the practical emphasis on the application of skills including the final project.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, you must have an IELTS level 6.5 or equivalent.

Fees and funding

UK students
£2,840
International students
£5,975

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

full time
4 months

Course contact details

Phone
020 7514 7344/7582/7563