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London College Of Style

Fashion & Lifestyle Journalism


6 Weeks

3-4 hrs p/week

Next Start Date

Monday, 14th June 2021


Beginner to Intermediate - Live interaction



or 3 interest free instalments of £165

Written and led by a diverse team of current Fashion and Lifestyle Journalists with two decades of experience in the UK and internationally, in support of new talent, our focus is your career success. This interactive course with live sessions is designed to help aspiring writers define their style and create a step ahead that will help you to succeed in this exciting and competitive industry.


This course is designed for you if your dream is establishing your career as a successful Fashion or Lifestyle Journalist. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of the way the industry works, the techniques to write articles worth publishing, the dos and don’ts of pitching, and the hacks that will make you indispensable to editors.
You will have exclusive access to experienced practising journalists to get their tips on how to succeed in challenging areas, as you gain an insight into how you can use your newfound skills to move into other editorially led areas such as content – teaching you all you need to know to secure paid work as a writer.

Is it right for you?

This industry-led training will teach you:

  • How to write beautifully and powerfully
  • The structure of an editorial publication
  • The different roles in journalism and content
  • Where to find stories
  • How to interview
  • How to get published
  • How to create a personal brand as a journalist
  • How to make writing a business

Master the skills needed to work in:

  • Magazines and newspapers
  • Trade publications
  • Freelance journalism
  • Fashion and Lifestyle blogging
  • Social Media
  • Commercial content
  • Introduction to Fashion & Lifestyle Journalism
  • Finding your Voice
  • The Art of Writing and Interviewing
  • Becoming a Working Writer
  • Pitching and Securing Work
  • The Business of Writing
Course Fees and Dates


£495 inclusive of VAT

All course fees can be made by interest-free instalment payments. Please contact the LCS team for a person plan today.


The Fashion & Lifestyle Journalism Diploma course runs several times throughout the year. Please see dates below:
Group 1 Launches: Monday, 14th June 2021 SOLD OUT!
Group 2 Launches: Monday, 13th September 2021
Group 3 Launches: Monday, 17th January 2022

Sign up now to secure your place on the course. Throughout the course, you will engage your tutor in a series of 6 live challenges, reviewed in a series of weekly masterclass. Weekly Masterclass for this course kick off a week after the course start date, running every Friday at 10:30am (GMT – London). There’s no issue if you miss one, all masterclasses are recorded, and you can engage with your group and tutor throughout the week.

Entry Requirements

This online training is suitable for beginners to intermediates with some previous experience and requires some coursework. A good command of the English language is required. You must be over 18 years old. Access to a laptop or iPad is advised, although the course can also be accessed by smartphone.

Industry Pedigree

Our global network of tutors have industry-leading experience, expert knowledge and the skills to help you succeed.
Gemma Champ

Gemma Champ

Creative Content Director & Fashion Journalist

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Kasia Dietz

Kasia Dietz

Travel & Lifestyle Writer

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Armelle Ferguson

Armelle Ferguson

Fashion Lifestyle Journalist & Sustainability Expert

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