University of Westminster

Course Introduction

This course has an outstanding reputation for developing highly talented and original fashion graduates. It offers a comprehensive design education for dedicated and ambitious individuals looking for a specialist career in the creative arena of the fashion industry. Work placements are undertaken at leading international fashion companies and have included Alexander McQueen, Celine, Christopher Kane, Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs, Chanel, Dior, Alexander Wang, Lanvin, Givenchy and Balenciaga.

Course Modules

Year 1 (Credit Level 4) modules include: Experimental Design and Modernity; Fashion Research for Design Development; Introduction to Design Development and Creative Cut; Introduction to Fabrication and Print; Introduction to Tailoring and Menswear; Technology for Illustration. Year 2 (Credit Level 5) modules include: Design for Sportswear; Future Textiles; Fabrication and Print; Historical Research for Design Innovation; Industrial Work Placement; The Fashion Business Proposal. Sandwich Placement Year Year 3 (Credit Level 6) modules include: Brand Identity and the Fashion Product; Fashion Thesis; Final Portfolio Project; Major Project: Research, Pre'collection, Design and Realisation; Market Specific Portfolio.

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £13,400 Overseas Fees