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Newcastle College University Centre

Fashion Retail and Enterprise

UCAS Code: W234

Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

Entry requirements


A level

C,C

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GCSE/National 4/National 5

Grade C(4) in Maths and English Language.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

MM

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

MPP

Scottish Advanced Higher

C,C

UCAS Tariff

48-64

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About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

If you are looking for a career in the fast-paced fashion world, this Fashion Retail and Enterprise degree is for you. This degree will prepare you for a career in the fields of fashion retail, PR and brand marketing, buying, styling and creative direction. Working extensively with industry, you will learn skills in visual merchandising, branding and corporate image, range planning, distribution and work on live briefs from local and national specialists in the sector such as Topshop, Oliver Bonas and The Handbag Clinic. This uniquely designed retail and enterprise course is ideal if you are interested in any of these areas of fashion, or if you are already working within the industry. You will work extensively with industry, giving you experience of working with specialists such as H&M, Trend Bible and Cruise throughout your fashion degree. You will also study a Professional Development module which will enable you to review your employability and transferable skills against industry requirements. After successfully completing this degree you may decide to progress onto the BA (Hons) Creative Enterprise (Top-Up) with Newcastle College University Centre. Alternatively, you will be able to enter the industry as a visual merchandiser, buyer, Fashion Brand manager, In-house designer or social media manager.

Modules

Year One: Academic Study Skills, Branding and Corporate Image, Contextual Studies 1, Merchandising and Distribution, Personal Development or Recognition of Prior Learning, Practice Enrichment, Range Planning, Skills for Making 1, Work Related Learning. Year Two: Alternative Techniques, Contextual Studies 2, Developing a Negotiated Brief, Portfolio Development, Professional Development, Skills for Making 2, Work-Based Learning

Assessment methods

The structure of this innovative course is built on live projects, which will generate the majority of your project work. Methods of learning vary from classroom delivery to seminars, case-studies and team learning. A range of practical and theoretical activities will determine your final grades.

Tuition fees

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England
£9,000
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EU
£9,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,000
per year
Scotland
£9,000
per year
Wales
£9,000
per year

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Course location:

Newcastle College University Centre

Department:

Art and Design

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