Transforming Lives Inspiring Change
Our £330 million Waterside Campus provides the very best for our staff and students and is the embodiment of the universities mission to transform lives and inspire change. Our creative hub brings together creative and science disciplines, creating new possibilities, questioning the status quo and engendering meaningful change.
Geographically Northampton boasts a world-renown heritage in footwear, leather and luxury goods. Our onsite tannery, specialist textile, fashion and footwear workshops enable us to preserve this status whilst enabling our students to contribute consequential transformative innovation to the global fashion industry in such a way that no other UK graduates can.
University of Northamptom
This exciting and creative course will enable you to explore a range of key elements of the Fashion, Footwear, Accessories and Textiles industry on one BA Fashion course.
With social innovation at its core, you will become a creative innovator within the global fashion industry developing diverse skills to create a sustainable impact for the future.
Fashion BA (Hons) at the University of Northampton will enable you to gain the design and technical knowledge needed to be successful in the fashion, textile, footwear and accessory industry. The course provides a rigorous depth of knowledge and industry-relevant skills.
At each level of the programme, you will be able to explore and advance your theoretical understanding, technical skills with access to specialist workshops and supported by expert academic and technical staff you will develop skills in both traditional and digital technologies.
Live projects, international and national competitions provide real-world industry collaborative working experience for a range of careers for the fashion, textile and footwear design sectors, and freelance work or preparation for further study at postgraduate level.
If you are passionate about fashion and ambitious to work in one of the many areas of the industry which encompasses branding, marketing, merchandising, buying, styling, PR, live events, promotion or digital communications this course provides a fantastic platform from which to launch your career. This innovative degree provides two distinct routes into careers within the fashion industry. You will study both marketing and promotion in your first year and then choose the specialist area you wish to follow in your second and third year. A core study running throughout the course delivers key learning for all Fashion Marketing and Promotion professionals.