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Fashion Design (MA)

Award
Master of Arts
Typical Offer
2:2 degree View full entry requirements
Duration
1 year
Course Type
Full-time
Campus
Winchester
Next course starts
January 2021

COVID-19: we have updated the start date for this course

About this course

Discover your own creative identity while developing essential fashion design skills on this UK master’s in fashion degree. On this MA Fashion Design at Winchester School of Art, you’ll benefit from our tutors’ industry experience, preparing you for a career in the competitive industry of in fashion. 

MA Fashion Design encourages you to pursue your creative ambitions through practice, personal research and critical evaluation.  

Working in purpose-built studios, you’ll explore topics including: 

  • sketchbook development 
  • visual research 
  • sustainability and design 
  • construction techniques and materials 
  • CAD (computer-aided design) 
  • fashion portfolio skills 

You’ll learn from tutors with years of professional fashion design experience and strong industry connections. They will work closely with you to help you develop your individual strengths, build your fashion designer qualifications and to enhance your employability.  

You’ll benefit from professional skills workshops, exposure to industry through live briefs and guest lectures, and the opportunity to showcase your work in Winchester and London. The teaching team can also facilitate internship opportunities with leading fashion companies to support your career ambitions.  

Our facilities include: 

  • bespoke pattern-cutting tables 
  • industry-standard machines 
  • traditional print and textile facilities  
  • the latest technical and 3D printing technology   

Course lead

Your course leader is Delia Crowe MA. Delia has extensive experience of working within the fashion industry, mainly for British high-street brands. Her industry experience has afforded her an overarching understanding of fast fashion from production through to consumption. Her passion fuels her research into the potential to make fashion sustainable. Visit Delia Crowe’s staff profile to find out more about her work. 

Course location

This course is based at Winchester.

Awarding body

This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.

Download the programme specification

The programme specification sets out the learning outcomes of this course and details how the course is taught and assessed.