Alumni Talks 2018

Fashion Media + Promotion gathered together all FMP students and Alumni for a friendly and informative Alumni Day at UCA Rochester, where an impressive array of graduates gave short talks, Q&A and advice on life after graduation from the insider’s view of the dynamic Fashion Industry. Talks covered; working in PR and marketing, networking, the workplace, refections on Final Major Projects, making the most of Year 2 placements, contacting the workplace and informal, round-table open-questions.

 

Blane Chapman

Heading-up all social and social media activity at Oakley EMEA
#ClassOf2011
Blane discussed his career route into the creative industries, promoting his skills in digital media.

 

Dior Bediako

Founder and Director of ‘Pepper Your Talk’
#ClassOf2017
Dior discussed running her own business and the importance of networking. 

 

Laura Johnson

TV Stylist at QVC
#ClassOf2017
Laura took us through her journey from graduating in June 2017 to working as a TV Stylist. Laura also offered advice and tips on securing a placement and how to complete a successful Final Major Project. 

 

Avril Bown

MA in Culture, Criticism and Curation at CSM
#ClassOf2017
Avril discussed her graduation choices which led from a BA to a Masters. Avril also offered advice and tips on securing a placement abroad and how to complete a successful Final Major Project. 

 

Carrie Gillis

Trace PR
#ClassOf2017

Carrie discussed her choices which led to applying for, and accepting a job offer in PR in London. Carrie also offered advice and tips on securing a placement and how to complete a successful Final Major Project.

Fashion Media & Promotion

BA (Hons) Fashion Media & Promotion course provides students with a thorough understanding of how fashion works and how to promote concepts through all forms of media, including fashion photographyfashion filmpublicationsdigital marketingpublic relations and social media