Fashion Communication: Fashion History & Theory BA (Hons)

University of the Arts London

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( 3.8) 640 reviews


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UCAS CODE 4A37
This course is for students who want to obtain a knowledge and understanding of the history of western fashion from the Renaissance to the present day. It’s for fashion thinkers and theorists who want to experience a stimulating connection between theory and practice. You can interrupt your course after two years full time study to do a work placement and qualify additionally for the Diploma in Professional Studies. Take advantage of the course’s excellent relationship with the international... READ MORE

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Full time | Central Saint Martins | 3 Years | 14-SEP-20

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Uni rankings

Art & Design
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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121st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
84th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
25th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Design Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
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Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Design Studies graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£19,000

History Of Art, Architecture and Design

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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Design Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Art & Design
60%
Fashion & Textiles
20%
English Literature
18%
Photography
17%
Mathematics
16%

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£9,250 per year
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How Fashion / Textiles / Clothing (Craft) students rated:

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University of the Arts London
CompUniGuide ranking
84th
Student rating
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( 3.8)
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University of the Arts London (UAL) is made up of six world renowned creative Colleges, across 14 sites around the capital. The Colleges are: Camberwell College of Arts Central Saint Martins Chelsea College of Arts London College of Communication London College of Fashion Wimbledon College of Arts The university specialises in art, design, communication, fashion, screen, media and performing arts. Many well-known people were once students at the university before embarking upon fame and success, with past graduates including Alexander McQueen, Jimmy Choo, Ian McKay, Quentin Blake, Ralph Fiennes and Mike Leigh. The UAL alumni network is full of well-known supporters of the university, including Rachel Stevens, Erin O’Connor and Russell Brand.

Where you'll study

University of the Arts London

1 Granary Square
London
N1C 4AA United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Euston  0.4 miles away Nearest train station: King's Cross Thameslink  0.2 miles away

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