This innovative and exciting Fashion Business & Management course brings creative thinking and innovation to the forefront of fashion management. It is the ideal course for those looking to excel in business within management positions in the fashion industry. The course is global in its focus and works closely with fashion industry professionals and fashion organisations.
You’ll build a portfolio of skills and knowledge that will give you a strong grounding in fashion business practices and the application of innovative thinking in a commercial context.
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This new MA builds on the success of the BA (Hons) Fashion Management & Marketing course at UCA Epsom and provides a learning environment where you can develop both creative and strategic skills in fashion business, management and marketing.
You’ll be taught the core principles of fashion business and management through a range of approaches, including lectures, seminars, tutorials and workshops, and will undertake both formative and summative assessment including reflective personal blogs and journals.
The course will support you in developing your practice through relevant research, a deep understanding of how the fashion industry operates, and engagement with global fashion brands, in order to plan and produce a major project that is unique to you.
Running throughout the course is a strong emphasis on both independent research and participatory group work. If you’re a full time student, you’ll have scheduled teaching for up to two days a week, as well as access to workshops and studios for a further three days (as agreed with your tutor). You’ll also have access to the industry lectures and workshops that form part of the wider postgraduate programme around the culture of design, fashion and business.
Our Masters course will help you to develop the skills needed to work at a high level in fashion brand management and operations management, as well as within entrepreneurial fashion business ventures.
Our Postgraduate programmes share a dedicated MA base room and ample workshop spaces. The course also offers both a nurturing learning environment and a strong business-facing culture, enriched by our close connections with the fashion industry, and you’ll develop the skills needed to work at a high level in fashion business and management when you graduate.
The MA courses at UCA Epsom share a baseroom with networked computer facilities and you also have access to our extensive range of campus facilities, including: print studios with both screen printing and digital printing facilities, photography studios and darkrooms, 3D workshops, media store for borrowing film and photography equipment.
Studios and study areas - Dedicated studios and study areas
Photography studios - Bookable photographic studios with a darkroom and digital processing equipment
Digital media suites - Dedicated digital media suites equipped with Macs and PCs, programmed with the latest industry-standard, specialist software such as: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects
Printmaking studios - Open access print studios with extensive screen and digital printing facilities with dedicated technical support
Find out more about studying in the UK, or studying part of your course abroad at one of our partner institutions (study abroad option not available on all courses).
Studying in the UK - http://www.uca.ac.uk/international-study/
Studying abroad - http://www.uca.ac.uk/study/study-abroad/
On this course, you'll be exposed to a world of opportunities
Graduates will be able to work at a high level within:
- Fashion brand management
- Operations management
- Fashion business entrepreneurs.
You may also like to consider continuing your studies at MPhil or PhD level with us at UCA.
No formal portfolio is needed for this course - offers will be made on your written application, qualifications, personal statements and references.
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A good honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or equivalent qualification in your chosen subject or a related discipline and/or Relevant work experience, demonstrating your ability to study at postgraduate level.