This course is undergoing a review over the next year, which may mean a change to the course title and units of study. This degree is aimed at students who want to become creative designers within the international fashion industry. You will be encouraged to be visionary in your approach to design concepts and contribute to the future of fashion design. On this course you will gain knowledge of the technical aspects of the design role and an in-depth awareness of the business of fashion in addition to developing advanced design skills, enabling you to enter the industry as a professional practitioner. You will be expected to be challenging in your use of new technologies and our cutting-edge, state-of-the-art equipment. On this course you can opt to specialise in womenswear, menswear or sportswear but will have opportunity to diversify and design across specialism and market sectors. Our exceptional links with fashion’s commercial sector will provide you with the opportunity to be involved in live industry projects, guest lectures, competitions, optional study trips and work placements. Previous trips have been to Paris, Turkey, Milan and Shanghai. Features and benefits of the course; - Creative and Technology-based course providing you with both technical know-how and creative flair. - Excellent placements in the UK and abroad and opportunities to partake in live projects and competitions with international companies. - Opportunity to enhance your learning by taking study trips. Previous trips have been to trade fairs in Paris and to Amsterdam to explore denim brands and production facilities.