London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

Are fashion seasons redundant? Are sweatshops really on the wane? If you're passionate about contemporary issues in fashion and want to share your ideas with a wider audience, this programme could be for you. The course is taught close to the heart of creative east London, home of world'leading designers and a frequent source of global fashion innovation. Live, breathe and write about fashion with industry experts who can shape your work and share their contacts with you to help you get that first step into fashion journalism or marketing. Added value: We can help you find relevant work placements to give your CV a boost while you study.

Course Modules

Year 1 topics include: the fashion business; fashion retailing; practical journalism; journalism: history and ideas. Year 2 topics include: fashion marketing; advanced reporting; media law and ethics; public administration; digital marketing; work'related development 1; advanced multimedia skills; styling and journalism; journalism work placement; open language programme module. Year 3 topics include: global issues in fashion marketing; the fashion project; journalism project; fashion journalism; arts journalism; journalism project.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons)
4 years
Part Time
BA (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher
  • International Baccalaureate 28
  • GCE A-level
  • BTEC National Diploma MMD
  • Tariff 112
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units) DD
  • Course specific
  • Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 114
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)