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BA (Hons)Fashion Buying with Design

De Montfort University
United Kingdom, Leicester
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Overview

You will learn about textile materials and commercial garment production and develop CAD skills which will enable you to produce professional presentations. You will also be introduced to the roles and responsibilities within a typical buying office. You will be taught about the life cycle of a product from concept stage through to delivery on to the shop floor, and key aspects of trading. You will then build on this experience in the second year.

Programme structure

Year 1
Core Buying 1
Textile Materials 1
Fashion Communication (CAD)
Introduction to Fashion Design Technology
Design Cultures

Year 2
Core Buying 2
Textile Materials 2
Style and Colour
Design Cultures
Fashion Realisation
Language option

Year 3
Sourcing and Supply
Major Project
Collaboration with Industry
Language option

Career opportunities

This course is designed for students who are aiming for a career in fashion buying, and also offers broader career options which include fashion merchandising, visual merchandising, garment technology, sourcing, design, and fashion marketing. Students will be equipped to work in retail and the extended supply base.

Recent graduates have succeeded into careers at ASOS, Selfridges, Next, George, M&S, River Island, and Joules amongst many others.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States