De Montfort University

601–800 th
World University Rankings 2019
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2018
The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

Fashion Buying with Garment Technology

Fashion Buying with Garment Technology has been designed to meet the needs of the dynamic, fast-moving and exciting sector of fashion retail buying, design and technology incorporating a core curriculum conveying the buying cycle with a focus on design, fit, quality and product performance. The programme incorporates key practical elements supported by a range of technical facilities. • **Develop your creativity** in the garment technology pathway and enhance your technical skills and business sense • **Textile materials and commercial garment production** will be taught in this pathway as well as fabric testing, garment fit, pattern cutting and creating technical specification. • **Learn the specialist areas** of fashion buying across womenswear, childrenswear and menswear • **Work on live projects with industry** and meet buying experts • **Option for a year’s industrial placement** where you will apply your learning and gain valuable experience in companies such as George, Timberland and ASOS • **Next, Marks & Spencer, River Island, and Selfridges** are where some of our recent graduates have progressed onto careers at, and some have also and set up their own labels, such as Beth Widdowson and Lizzie Leary who started the successful online retail company Kindred Sole • **International opportunity** through #DMUglobal where you will have the opportunity for a meaningful international experience, with previous field trips to Antwerp, Amsterdam and New York • **The new Vijay Patel building** has been designed to provide the space and facilities where ideas can develop and flourish for all of our art and design courses

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Leicester Campus,Leicester
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,750
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Leicester Campus,Leicester
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,750