More about Sian
What made you choose to study at NTU?
“I really liked the course and the campus. At the open days I felt really welcome and got a really good feel for the place.”
What do you enjoy most about studying Fashion Marketing and Branding?
“I really enjoy how it has a nice balance of being creative and business based and how we have the freedom to choose which brands we analyse.”
Have you completed any live briefs?
“I completed a live brief in Year Two for a company called Eurojersey. It involved a trip to Milan and was extremely beneficial as it showed me the importance of considering the brand and their essence whenever completing reports.”
Has the course included any guest speakers?
“I really enjoyed a guest speaker we had in my final year. She was called Sedge Beswick and is the social media coordinator at ASOS. She told us everything we needed to know about social media management and it was a really engaging and interesting lecture.”
What do you enjoy about studying and living in Nottingham?
“The city itself is really good. There’s so much going on all the time and lots of restaurants and bars to try out.”
Have you completed any work placements?
“I have completed two work placements in Nottingham, one at a trend forecasting agency and the other at an events agency. Both were really fun and allowed me to utilise the skills I’d learnt in class. I completed another placement for a marketing agency in Manchester which gave me a good idea of what career I’d like to go into after graduating. I’m currently a Spotify Student Brand Manager which involves working on marketing campaigns and getting students involved in the brand.”