From colour wheels to the catwalk, prepare to take your place in the exciting global fashion industry
Project Based Learning (18-24)
18-24 year olds
Enhance your fashion skills in design, buying, photography, PR and marketing, and much more with this exciting mix of practical and taught sessions. Through a unique combination of expert tutors, industry leaders and visits to leading fashion companies you’ll develop an in-depth understanding of the fast-moving and vibrant fashion industry, and build an enviable industry network.
On our project-based courses you’ll work as part of a team to solve a complex real-life problem, guided by an expert tutor. You’ll do this through a carefully structured combination of taught sessions, where your tutor equips you with the practical subject knowledge you need to address the assigned problem. And attend skills enrichment sessions, where you’re taught vital industry skills. You’ll then continue your project through group work. You’ll learn from industry experts, visit innovative companies and immerse yourself in the latest advances in your subject area. Finally you’ll take part in a group presentation to your peers, staff and external experts.
Discover the best of British culture and beyond to find out what makes Great Britain so great by visiting all of its wonderful landmarks on foot, by bike or via the tube. Hop on to London’s infamous tube system, and explore trendy Shoreditch (with its delicious eateries and boutique shops), visit Camden market for some vintage finds, or stroll along the Thames and watch the sunset behind the London Eye. Wherever you choose, you’re sure to be captivated by the city’s atmospheric charm.
Discover amazing treasures and the history of people from around the world. Then explore the heart of London from Covent Garden and Trafalgar Square, to the National Gallery and St James' Park.
The Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, Westminster Cathedral, St James’s Park and Buckingham Palace – just a few of the world-famous landmarks in this part of London. Enjoy being at the heart of our vibrant capital.
The Crown Jewels, Beefeaters, and over 1,000 years of history – explore this iconic ancient fortress and castle, walk along the mighty river Thames and discover vibrant Brick Lane.
Explore the history of space, time and navigation at the Royal Observatory, step aboard the historic Cutty Sark, and uncover gripping stories about how today’s world was shaped at the National Maritime Museum.
"Because we were such a diverse group of students, even though there was only 7 of us, I got to see every subject from very different perspectives"
"My tutor was very nice and encouraging, she gave me lots of feedback that helped me improve my writing."
"The main reason why I choose oxford summer courses was to make new experiences, both with people and for myself to grow as an individual. Looking back now, the two weeks might be one of the most memorable and I am greatly thankful and satisfied."
What’s life like as a university student in the UK’s amazing capital? Find out during your summer course in London. Whether you’re staying with us or visiting each day, it’s a great place to meet new people. You’ll not only get to explore your chosen subject, you get to enjoy time in this thriving, world-leading academic community. And being so close to lots of London’s top attractions means plenty of fun things to do together when you’re not studying.
18-24 year old students in London have the option of a residential course or a non-residential course. Residential students will be accommodated in the centre of London, at walking distance to public transit, which means that countless attractions, museums and restaurants are at an easy reach.
You’ll experience some of London’s best local restaurants and cafes, enjoying all that the city has to offer.
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