This pioneering new course has been designed to prepare students for a career in the fields of Fashion Retail, PR and Brand Marketing, Buying, Styling and Creative Direction. This course has been constructed to meet the needs of a fashion industry which is highly competitive and operates within a constantly changing set of business challenges, including expanding global markets.
You will develop the technique of maximizing productivity in the face of international competition, demanding customers and the ever-changing and evolving nature of consumers’ buying habits and behaviour. The curriculum is also directed towards developing your individual creative and innovative thinking.
Throughout the course the students will be supported to develop their business acumen, achieve their creative potential and to fully realise the practical skills which are increasingly essential for working within the global fashion market place. Applicants to this course will be creative and forward-thinking individuals who are able to demonstrate a global perspective. You will also need to be able to adapt your skills to meet the differing needs of any size or kind of retail environment, whether virtual or physical.
"97% of students are satisfied" - 2018 National Student Survey
This course runs on the following dates:
Start Date: September 2021. For further information, please call 0191 200 4000 or email email@example.com.
Duration: 2 Years
Venue: Rye Hill Campus
Work Ready Guarantee
As part of our work ready guarantee we will give you the opportunity to undertake an exciting work placement with organisations such as Top Shop, Urban Outfitters, London Fashion Week, John Lewis and Alexander McQueen, to name but a few. You will also have the opportunity to work on live briefs from industry which will give you an idea of what it is like to work in the sector.
The most recent live briefs have been with Top Shop, Jules B, Vivienne Westwood, Kurt Geiger and Love Niche.
Industry Average Salaries
Below are some of the typical job roles and salaries within the sector:
Junior Level Role
Fashion Retail Merchandiser - £18,000-£20,000
Middle Level Role
Experienced Fashion Retail Merchandiser - £25,000-£35,000
Senior Level Role
Senior Fashion Retail Merchandiser - £45,000-£65,000
How to Apply
Applications for full-time degrees at Newcastle College University Centre need to be made through UCAS. You can visit our institution page on UCAS here.
If you are an international student please visit our international application section for further information about how to apply and entrance requirements. Additional start dates may be available please speak to our International Office on +44 191 226 6323 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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