This specialist pathway with integrated foundation focuses on fashion marketing, marrying the creativity of the fashion industry with the commercial aspects of the marketing sector.
The integrated foundation has been specially designed to give you the introductory knowledge and skills needed to confidently progress to degree-level study.
In your foundation year, you will develop a broad understanding of the creative industries, touching on aspects of fashion design, fashion marketing, illustration, interior design and graphic design.
Once you have successfully completed your foundation year, you will progress to the first year of BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing.
At degree level, you will be introduced to the structure of the fashion industry and learn how different organisations ensure a seamless and effective transition from concept to collection to customer.
Using market research, you will learn how to devise creative marketing strategies that successfully attract new customers and generate sales.
You will explore a range of innovative marketing techniques, including the use of influencers and celebrities, social media marketing, collaborations, pop-up stores and brand extensions.
There will be plenty of opportunities to work on live marketing briefs including devising marketing strategies for fashion shows, events and photoshoots. You’ll also learn how to do fashion photography using our specialist software equipment.
In Year 2, you’ll have the option to study abroad at one of our international partners to expand your understanding of this global industry.
This degree will develop you as an innovative and visionary marketer, who is well-equipped to succeed in a range of fashion careers, including marketing and communications, buying and merchandising and retail management.