Conde Nast College

Introduction

Welcome to the Condé Nast College of Fashion & Design

Based in Central London, the Condé Nast College of Fashion & Design operates from the heart of one of the world’s most exciting fashion capitals.

The Condé Nast College is an important starting point for those who want to be tomorrow’s stars of the fashion industry. With outstanding resources, leading-edge facilities and access to experts from the worlds of fashion, style and luxury, the College prepares its students to work in all areas of this exciting and innovative industry.

We currently offer the following accredited courses- the BA (Hons) Fashion Communication, the one-year Vogue Fashion Foundation Diploma, the ten-week Vogue Fashion Certificate, and the four-week Vogue Intensive Summer Course.

Our short courses include the one week Fashion Styling Course, the one week Fashion Journalism Course, the one week Fashion Business Course, and the Vogue Teen Weekend. We are now accepting applications and look forward to welcoming you to the Condé Nast family.

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Programs

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Certificate

One Week Fashion Business Course

Campus Full time 1 - 1 week September 2018 United Kingdom London

This one-week intensive course provides a broad introduction to the business of fashion. The key characteristics of the fashion industry and the unique way fashion is marketed will be examined with reference to both physical and digital consumer experiences. [+]

The programme includes lectures, seminars, problem-solving workshops and case studies covering the following key topics:

Principles of Marketing

Fashion buying and distribution

Global retailing and emerging markets

Branding

Public relations

Brand communication

New business development

This course is suitable for anyone interested in how the fashion business works and would also be a useful taster for those considering studying fashion business in the future.

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Vogue Fashion Certificate

Campus Full time 10 weeks October 2018 United Kingdom London

This ten-week course has been designed to give students a uniquely intensive grounding in all aspects of the fashion [+]

This ten-week intensive course has been designed to give students a unique insight into the fashion industry. The course is divided into three main areas of study: The Culture and Context of Fashion, Fashion Media, and Fashion Business and Marketing.

The Culture and Context of Fashion unit examines how fashion is shaped by developments in technology and the wider economic, political and cultural environment. The unit project is intended to encourage the development of written, visual and digital communication skills, as well as the ability to effectively research and analyse information. Key topics include: The evolution of fashion in the 20th Century, the fashion cycle and trend forecasting During the Fashion Media unit students analyse recent developments in digital media and assess how these impact on the magazine industry. The aim is also to increase understanding of the varied roles within a magazine, as well as the process of creating a new issue of a Condé Nast title. The project for this topic involves working in a team and developing a range of relevant skills, including: InDesign, Photoshop, ideas generation, and verbal and interpersonal communication. The Fashion Business and Marketing unit allows students to focus on an area of personal interest within the fashion industry. The unit project is to develop a business strategy, which is communicated in visual, verbal and written formats. This could be a strategy for an established fashion brand or a business plan for a new start-up. Key topics include: principles of marketing, PR, buying and... [-]


Courses

One Week Fashion Journalism Course

Campus Full time 1 week September 2018 United Kingdom London

The Condé Nast Fashion Journalism course is an intensive one-week programme to introduce students to a range of practical skills and essential information on the subject. [+]

During the course, students will research and develop ideas for articles before going on to create a website that will act as a showcase for their personal body of work.

Students will hear from Condé Nast staff and other fashion media experts on a range of related subjects such as understanding the masthead, the editor’s role, conducting interviews and readership profiling. As well as examining the work of inspiring writers and editors and exploring the language of fashion, they will also find out how magazines operate, how to generate revenue from media content, and the key differences between print and digital formats.

The course gives an insight into what goes on behind the scenes of a Condé Nast magazine and the skills required to build a successful career in fashion journalism.... [-]


One Week Fashion Styling Course

Campus Full time 1 week September 2018 United Kingdom London

The Condé Nast College Fashion Styling course is an intensive one-week programme to introduce students to a range of practical skills and essential information on the subject. [+]

During the course, students will develop ideas for a studio-based fashion shoot before going on to work with a team of industry professionals to create their own fashion images. Students will also plan and photograph a still life accessories shoot.

They will hear from fashion industry experts on a range of related subjects such as street photography, creating look-books and shopping pages, styling celebrities, and researching trends. As well as examining the work of inspiring stylists and photographers, students will also find out how agencies work, how products are sourced for shoots and the key differences between editorial and advertising work.

The course gives an insight into the work that goes into creating fashion images and the skills required to attain a successful career in styling. ... [-]


Vogue Intensive Summer Course

Campus Full time 4 weeks July 2018 United Kingdom London

The Vogue Intensive Summer Course is a four week programme suitable for students from a wide range of backgrounds, including school leavers and graduates hoping to work in fashion, as well as those [+]

The Vogue Intensive Summer Course is a four week programme suitable for students from a wide range of backgrounds, including school leavers and graduates hoping to work in fashion, as well as those who are seeking a new career path.

Course sessions

10 July - 4 August 2017

Course Summary

This course is a concentrated four-week programme that offers a broad introduction to the fashion industry via the lens of British Vogue. As the iconic magazine of every style-conscious generation, this course uses the multifaceted world of Vogue and the wider Condé Nast portfolio (including GQ, Tatler, Love, Glamour, etc.) to give students a unique insight into the fashion industry today.

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Vogue Teen Weekend

Campus Full time 2 days July 2018 United Kingdom London

The Vogue Teen Weekend is a two-day programme suitable for sixteen and seventeen year olds. This weekend course offers a unique view of the fashion industry via the lens of British Vogue. [+]

Aimed at those interested in learning more about the exciting world of fashion, the courses will offer a broad introduction to the industry and the career paths it can offer. Specifically, the courses will address key areas such as which designers shape the fashion industry, how trends develop, the importance of branding in fashion, how a magazine is created, what happens behind the scenes of a fashion shoot and a fashion show, what jobs the fashion industry offers and which skills and qualifications are needed for these roles.

Each weekend course will be able to accommodate 60 students.

Please note that we do not provide accommodation and our care provision for students only extends to class hours. ... [-]


Foundation Year

Vogue Fashion Foundation Diploma

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom London

The Diploma is an intensive one-year programme which is suitable for students from a wide range of backgrounds [+]

The Vogue Fashion Foundation Diploma is an intensive one-year programme that is suitable for students from a wide range of backgrounds, including school leavers, graduates of other disciplines hoping to work in fashion, or those seeking a new career path. The primary aim is to enhance students’ creative and communication skills within the context of the wider fashion industry, as well as facilitating the development of a strong portfolio with a clear professional direction.

Term 1: The first term follows the same structure as the Vogue Fashion Certificate, providing an intensive overview of the fashion industry across three key areas: Culture and Context of Fashion, Fashion Media, and Fashion Business and Marketing. The first term facilitates the development of essential professional and academic skills (such as research, analysis, and project management) that will be utilised throughout the course.... [-]


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Contact

Conde Nast College Of Fashion & Design

Address Condé Nast College of Fashion & Design
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16-17 Greek Street
W1D 4DR London, England, United Kingdom
Website http://www.condenastcollege.co.uk/