London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London
Fashion and Lifestyle Journalism
The course aims to give students a working knowledge of fashion and lifestyle media, as well as a professional practical foundation in writing skills developing vocational skills and analytical thinking. The course is designed for graduates and those with appropriate industry experience who wish to develop their career prospects in the highly competitive fashion industry. It is also a suitable preparation for higher level postgraduate study. This dynamic course cultivates both a practical and theoretical understanding of fashion and lifestyle journalism in the UK. With a close eye on changing trends in contemporary lifestyle media, emphasis is placed on developing an analytical understanding of the commercial marketplace as well as the rigours of practical journalism. You will develop an enhanced commercial awareness, enabling you to produce editorial material for this specialist area.
A degree (or equivalent) in English, media, cultural studies, fashion studies, visual communications, public relations, design theory or visual arts, plus A level in English; or relevant and qualitative experience in any of the following industries: fashion, interiors, design, architecture, art, visual communications, music, journalism; good information technology skills; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS level 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in any 1 skill; portfolio; interview with writing test.
Weeks 1-10: Fashion and lifestyle journalism. Weeks 1-10: Markets and context. Weeks 11-15: Major project.
Assessment methods includes practical work and assignments.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 2,670 per Whole course (home fees)||15 weeks|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 5,320 per Whole course (overseas fees)||15 weeks|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London||Westminster||W1G 0BJ||South East|
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