MA Data Visualisation at London College of Communication is a practice-led course where students research, interpret, critique and visualise data using a range of media, tools and techniques. MA Data Visualisation is driven by the intelligent interrogation of data and intensive practice-led research. In a data-driven society, it is increasingly important for businesses, policymakers, governments and NGO’s to communicate data coherently using diverse visualisation tools and techniques. Students will develop the ability to translate statistics into creative narratives that a wide variety of audiences can understand using the most appropriate form of communication design for each project, including print, physical objects, environmental design or a screen based interaction.
BA (Hons) Fashion Buying and Merchandising prepares students for a successful career working in the global fashion industry in the specialised areas of buying and merchandising. This course is situated in the Fashion Business School, which is a member of the Association of Business Schools. It is a highly specialised course designed for individuals who want to work in the fashion industry in the areas of buying and / or merchandising. The course facilitates students’ understanding of the structure of the global fashion market, trend research, design and product development, garment sourcing, supply chain management, range planning and distribution, visual communication, sales analysis and profit management. They will have to consider how the strategic contribution of buying and merchandising to the long term development of a fashion business works through the inclusion of internationalisation, sustainability, customer enhancement, business strategy, leadership, entrepreneurship and innovation.
Through this well-structured program, students will gain the essential skills that they will need for a successful career in the advertising industry. BA (Hons) Advertising is a multi-award winning course with students gaining accolades at Young Lions, Cannes, D&AD UK, The One Show New York amongst others internationally. Students will develop innovative thinking, creativity and enterprise skills and an understanding of the theoretical and practical aspects of every level of the advertising industry. Graduates enjoy excellent employability across the communications industry ranging from jobs in creative departments through to research and planning.