Fashion Media Workshop (16-18 Year Olds)

Short Courses for Under 18 Year Olds

Taught from an 'insider' perspective, this fashion media course gives a revealing yet realistic insight into the inner workings of the fashion media. Highlights include examining the role of key players within the industry in order to understand where or how they fit into the bigger picture, and learning the truth behind hype, gossip and celebrity product placement...

Taught by: John William.

Description

Taught from an 'insider' perspective, this fashion media course gives a revealing yet realistic insight into the inner workings of the fashion media. Highlights include examining the role of key players within the industry in order to understand where or how they fit into the bigger picture, and learning the truth behind hype, gossip and celebrity product placement.


The course includes:

  • Fashion media in popular culture
  • Hype, marketing, advertising and branding
  • A look inside the fashion industry
  • Stylish young people in the fashion media
  • Websites, blogs, tweets, e-magazines and the global fashion media community
  • Writing and reporting fashion for different media
  • Styling - what goes into making a fashion image
  • A day in the life of supermodels and stylists
  • Public relations
  • Catwalk and trade shows

Level:

Beginners. You should have an interest in the subject area and a desire to learn but no previous experience is required.


Booking:

Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online or via the phone using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.


Tutor information

John William began his career in fashion as a journalist and launched Pigeons & Peacocks magazine with London College of Fashion. He has written for magazines as diverse as The Sunday Times Style and Dazed and Confused. John has been working as a freelance stylist for the past 6 years and has contributed to an international roster of publications including Vice, i-D, Nylon, Paper and Bullett magazine. He has had his work exhibited globally including a 2011 show curated by photographer Rankin and a 2014 collaboration with the Museum of London. John's experience in industry spans marketing, consultancy, trend forecasting and creative direction, and he teaches across a number of BA courses at LCF. He currently works as a stylist and artist and his work often includes props and custom made pieces of his own design.



Materials

In order to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class:

  • Notepad and pen

Details for booking

Alternative Dates and Times

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