UAL Level 4 Fashion Business and Retail
The UAL Level 4 Diplomas in Fashion Business and Retail has been designed to provide students with the skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to progress into higher education or further training. The skills developed throughout the qualification may also support students intending to progress directly into employment in the fashion retail sector.
These 5 qualifications offer broad but in-depth knowledge and skills in preparation for work in the fashion retail sector. The qualification has been designed to balance practical and creative skills with theoretical studies. Work placement opportunities and industry-led projects are key elements of these qualifications, and will support students to gain a comprehensive understanding of employment opportunities in the sector.
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Qualification at a glance
- Level - 4
- Units - 3 common; 3 qualification specific; 18 in total
- TQT (Hours) - 1200
- GLH - 600
- Typical course duration - 1 year
- UCAS points (Pass/Merit/Distinction) - n/a
- QAN - Fashion Retail: 603/3270/0; Garment Technology: 603/3271/2; Merchandising: 603/3272/4; Visual Display and Branding: 603/3273/6; Buying and Range Planning: 603/3274/8
- Typical progression - visual merchandising, fashion buying and merchandising, brand management, garment technology
Specification and documents
This qualification has been developed in collaboration with subject practitioners and further education colleges to ensure that it provides learners with the skills, knowledge and understanding needed to prepare learners for employment and/or support a role in the workplace.
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