You’ll learn through the study of core histories and theories, and develop advanced knowledge of academic approaches to key concepts such as glamour, cool, nostalgia, and authenticity.You’ll communicate your ideas about culture to a range of audiences in professional and innovative ways. Assessments take the form of academic conference papers, short audio / visual presentations, or documentaries and journalistic articles. This will prepare you for careers in cultural research, or as a commentator.
- Study on a full-time or part-time basis, with ﬂexible teaching and learning
- Negotiate your projects to support your personal and professional aspirations
- Learn through an innovative curriculum, studying across fields and genres, focusing on key themes within visual and material culture
- Gain an understanding of the political, social, environmental and ethical implications of style culture
- Learn to communicate your ideas about culture in a professional way, through media such as academic conference papers, documentaries, and journalistic articles
- Attend workshops for creative thinking, writing for different audiences and media, and relevant software like Adobe InDesign, Premiere Pro and Shorthand
- Develop your practical skills in the basics of mobile journalism and communications
- Opportunity to take part in live briefs and collaborations, allowing you to network and gain experience
- Benefit from guest speakers who will share their specialist knowledge, challenge perspectives, and give insight into current cultural developments
- Attend study trips to local and international archives, galleries and trend-forecasting agencies
- Be taught by experienced lecturers who are experts in their field and committed to excellence and innovation in teaching and learning
- Prepare for further study, such as a PhD
Careers and employability
This Culture, Style and Fashion course from Nottingham Trent University will help you to develop a range of postgraduate attributes including:
- independence and self-direction
- communication in a range of media
- the ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
Graduates from this course will be equipped with expert and current knowledge and skills relevant to a range of potential careers and further study. These include:
- cultural journalism across a range of subjects and media
- authoring cultural books and commentary for a wider audience
- research and consultancy where understanding of trends and issues affecting consumers is needed
- curation or communication roles in cultural institutions such as museums and galleries
- teaching at further education or higher education level
- progression to PhD study with the goal of teaching and / or research
- Culture, Style and Fashion
- Style Matters: Histories and Theories in Style Culture
- Surface and Depth: themes and methodologies
- Negotiated Independent Research Project
- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesFashion, Textiles and Luxury Goods View 119 other Masters in Fashion, Textiles and Luxury Goods in United Kingdom
- 2.1 honours degree in a related subject.
- Applicants with non-standard entry qualifications and / or relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis.
International14500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA8000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
- UK/EU: £4,000
- International: £7,250
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