MA DESIGN specialising in Fashion Design

 

This MA course gives creative fashion design practitioners chance to explore personal interests at postgraduate level, underpinned by extensive research, and combined with benefits of debate and peer review. The individual will subsequently be able to view their role as fashion designer within the industry of the future.

Teaching involves a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials, presentations and integration of consultancy with industry, and assessment is continuous. Theory under­pinning practice is developed simultaneously throughout each semester and Negotiated Agreements Parts I and II allow students to acquire the ability to develop and refine proposals, which underpin their major projects, and reflect on personal progress. Students are expected to contextu­alize their work within a current framework, and develop evaluative skills in order to articulate their point of view. Research Methods and Application introduces students to a range of analytical research tools, forming the basis for all in-depth self-directed projects on the programme.

Duration:
13 months

Educational form:
Taught

Education Variants:
Fulltime

Language:
English

Start Date:
2nd October 2017

Tuition Fees:
6.200euros

Award Body:
University of Central Lancashire – UK

British Degree:
Master of Arts in Design

Entry Requirements

  • the AAS Application form completed
  • Degree or Diploma and transcript from previous educational institution
  • evidence of your ability in English language (IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent)
  • portfolio
  • passport

 

Course at a glance:

Semester 1

Design Practice 1

Design Research 1

Semester 2

Advanced Practice 2

Design Research 2

Semester 3

Fashion Design Practice 3

Assessment

Assessment is 100% coursework and you will be continually assessed throughout the course.

The course is continually assessed through module requirements, allowing students to achieve target awards. Final modules are graded Pass, Merit, Distinction.

Career Opportunities

Career routes include: Senior designer, Trend & Design Consultant, Fashion Forecaster, Design Manager, Related Fashion Industries and Teaching Profession.

The opportunity for a structured work experience will be provided for every student who requests it. This is a major commitment by the College to help our graduates to reach their potential and thrive in their careers after graduation.