Hotcourses' view on London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London
Everyone knows that the fashion industry is notoriously difficult to get into but if there’s one name in education that’s synonymous with making it, it’s London College of Fashion. When you discover that alumni includes Jimmy Choo and William Tempest, it’s a pretty good measure of the quality of their courses. With campuses located in all the trendiest areas of London, students here are surrounded by the fashion forward and are spoilt for choice with where to work on completing their studies. Whether it’s fashion advertising or bra pattern cutting you want to learn more about, we think London College of Fashion is the place to do it.
Why should I study at London College of Fashion?
London College of Fashion is one of the foremost centres of fashion education in the world. It’s a reputation we are very proud of. Staying ahead in one of the most exciting and competitive industries takes some doing, but we’re up to the challenge. We nurture the next generation of fashion and footwear designers, stylists, make-up artists, buyers, photographers, journalists and managers. We give them the skills they need and provide them with unique insights into the workings of this ever-changing industry, in the most dynamic city in the world.
The tutor was fantastic! She was knowledgeable, had great leadership skills, was organised, helpful and has a wonderful personality. I loved my finished bag. Suzanne, USA - Leather Bag Making: Tote Bags
Fantastic course, just what I needed in order to begin a career in this direction. The tutor was amazing, lovely and warm, and made the course feel welcoming and encouraging. Rachel, Yorkshire -Fashion Buying and Merchandising: Intensive
We encourage all our students to make the most of studying in the heart of London (one of the four major fashion capitals in the World). Whilst on a course you will have time to take advantage of fashion and art exhibitions from World leading museums and institutions including the V&A Museum, Tate Britain and Modern and the Design Museum as well as relaxing with some retail therapy on the World’s busiest shopping street or visiting the numerous vintage shops and factory outlets. Or simply be inspired by the local culture, street style and creativity that Londoners are famous for.
Our online fashion courses are delivered using a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) which includes user-friendly learning tools.
These live courses are delivered in an online classroom, where tutors deliver interactive lectures over video, which you watch and participate in.
You can interact with the tutors and other students by video, talking, messaging and sharing content. You will be given assignments and additional learning resources including access to videos, research, industry case studies, etc. You can also access recorded sessions of each class via a PC, Mac or smartphone.