23 September 2019 – 27 September 2019
20 April 2020 – 24 April 2020
21 September 2020 – 25 September 2020
*All dates subject to change
Are you curious about what goes on behind the scenes of a Condé Nast Publications magazine? This intensive one-week programme is suitable for anyone interested in a career in fashion and lifestyle journalism, who is keen to find out more about the discipline and develop and refine their writing skills.
During the course you will research and come up with ideas for articles and also explore online options that will allow you to add to your portfolio.
There will be talks from Condé Nast staff and other fashion media experts on a range of subjects such as understanding your audience, generating features ideas, trend reporting, writing fashion news, and the art of interviewing.
The course will also look at the work of experienced writers and editors, and explore the language of fashion. You will discover how magazines operate, how revenue is generated from media content, and the key characteristics of print and digital formats.
Fashion Journalism course highlights
- Access to the Vogue archives
- A visit to Vogue House
- Industry speakers
- Have your writing edited by a professional
- Create a mock mini issue of Vogue
There are 24 places available on each course, and each place is allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note that your place is not confirmed until we have received the full tuition fee upfront.
Before you book, please ensure you have read our Terms and Conditions, including our cancellation and refund policy.
Students can expect to attend class Monday to Friday, from 10am to 5pm.
Condé Nast College is situated in a state-of-the-art building in the heart of Soho, London’s creative and cultural hub. The area is home to numerous film, fashion and media houses providing unrivalled opportunities for professional networking and cultural experiences. The College is a 10-minute walk from the headquarters of Condé Nast International, as well as Vogue House, which our students visit as part of their exposure to the professional world.
Who teaches at the Condé Nast College of Fashion & Design?
There are no formal entry requirements but applicants must be 18 years or older by the start of the course, and have a good level of English.
English language requirements
There are no formal English language requirements for this course. However, if you are a non-UK student and English is not your first language, we recommend you have an Academic IELTS score of 5.5 or be able to use English at this level before commencing your studies. It is your responsibility to ensure you will be able to participate fully in a qualification delivered and assessed in English.
How to apply
You can apply via the application form on our website.
There are no application deadlines, however, places are allotted on a first-come, first-served basis.
If you are accepted on to the course, you will be required to pay the full fee in advance in order to secure your place.
Johannes is the Programme Director of MA Fashion Media Practice at the College, and he has previously headed up MA degrees at the London College of Fashion. Johannes is currently completing his doctoral research degree in fashion media.