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Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Fashion / Textiles / Clothing (Craft)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

MA in Digital Fashion offers a unique route for creatives interested in the digital future of fashion. It will enable through practice-led research and new sustainable methods of design and fabrication to reach a new frontier of fashion design.

Fashion is a dynamic field with trends currently pointing to significant innovations in digital design and production to facilitate the creation of multiple digital and physical products from both fashionable and functional briefs. The emergence of additive manufacturing as a new method for manufacturing along with the increasing acceptance of smart and wearable tech will allow students with technical abilities and/or understanding of traditional fashion design and pattern cutting skills to push their ideas into new terrain.

Students will use 3D programs such as CLO 3D which allows an intuitive method of design as well as using scanners and laser cutters used in innovative ways throughout the modules. Graduates would enjoy a wide range of employment prospects due to their transferable skills and most relevant digital skills for today’s modern fashion industry. The course supports individuals career aspirations and students can tailor their work towards this aim.

Different course options

Full time | Leeds Arts University | 1 year | 21-SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

21-SEP-20

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£15,700

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need an undergraduate UK honours degree or international equivalent in a subject related to their proposed course of study or; a degree-equivalent postgraduate diploma /professional qualification. Applicants who hold a Degree from another discipline or have experiential learning in lieu of a degree that can demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills may also be considered for entry, subject to an interview and the submission of a satisfactory portfolio related work in support of their application.

University information

Leeds Arts University is one of the few independent arts universities in the UK, offering five specialist arts degrees at postgraduate level. These are MA Creative Practice, MA Curation Practices, MA Creature Design, MA Fine Art, MA Graphic Design, MA Graphic Novel and MA Photography. The University offers state-of-the-art facilities and resources that meet industry standards, including photography studios, Mac suites, printmaking workshops,...more