Awarding body: International Telematic University
Campus: London & Florence
Delivery mode: Full-time
Duration: 18 months
2017 February, October
Fees*: EU/UK £15,000
(*Fee includes accommodation but not travel)
An exam will be completed by the student at the end of each online module on the UNINETTUNO's e-learning platform. The written exam will be scheduled online with a third part Proctor, according with the timetable of the programme. There will be an exam fee of 20 US Dollars in charge of the student.
London College of Contemporary Arts is proud to present a brand new Master’s programme, giving students first-hand experience of Italian style and craftsmanship combined with British creativity and flair.
Through our partnership with Uninettuno and the Capucci Foundation, you can now study fashion in Florence and London – two of Europe’s most vibrant fashion hubs.
You’ll gain practical experience to help you progress in your career by creating a collection for a catwalk show and taking an internship at one of Italy’s largest fashion brands.
WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?
Students at MA level will be expected to be self-led in their study schedule. Promoting themselves and networking within the industry. Creating a portfolio of contacts, which they will be able to take with them into employment. Networking on a professional level is key.
Students will act as professionals, collaborating with factories, print companies, fabric suppliers, stylists, photographers and other industry professionals. Students will leave the MA industry focused, and industry ready.
WHY TAKE THIS COURSE?
At LCCA, taking our MA in Luxury Fashion Design, will not only prepare you for immediate employability, but you will also gain from experiencing tuition in Florence at the renowned fashion house Capucci.
Our MA programme will focus not only on design and garment construction techniques, but also on business aspects of creating, budgeting, costing and selling a fashion collection.
Our main aim is to offer excellence in tutoring skills, taught by tutors with a wealth of contacts. Focusing on student employability, ensuring that students are industry ready, with a variety of essential skills.
WHAT WILL YOU EXPERIENCE
At the very beginning of the MA in Luxury Fashion Design, you will immersed into experiencing first hand, what skills are needed when working with a fashion house. Spending your first 8 weeks in Florence, being taught by Capucci tutors, you will learn cutting techniques which have been used throughout Capucci’s success.
On returning to London, you will begin researching into your proposed ideas for your Luxury Fashion Collection. During you time in London you will be taught by some of the most skilled practitioners in the industry.
In your final 8 weeks, you will be allocated an Industry Placement, enabling you to enter a working environment, to promote your skills and network throughout the industry.
A relevant good honours degree or equivalent industry experience. Proven significant creative ability in Fashion Design and garment construction, with a strong work ethic and a strong interest in fashion. Portfolio also required.
- Minimum qualifications:
- UK applicants: honours degree (2:2 or above) or equivalent in any subject
- Overseas applicants: any UK NARIC approved equivalent
- Language proficiency: minimum IELTS 5.5 in all bands, or equivalent
- Minimum age: 21 years
- Alternative - Students who fail to meet academic requirements can be assessed on their relevant work experience (3 years management experience minimum for mature study route)
- Plus CV, Photograph and 2 references
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