Awarding body: CPD accredited
Delivery mode: 9 Modules
Duration: Two sessions of 3 hours a week (except bank holidays)
2016: 5 September
2017: 1 February
With our Fashion Business course and subjects you will learn about the principles employed by today’s fashion industry from marketing, promotion to buying, merchandising and the supply chain and its effective management. You will learn the structure of the different market levels as well as prevalent cultural and contextual influences seen on catwalks today. You will be introduced to the concept of how to plan and develop ideas relevant for a chosen market and you will work on short projects and one core assignment for each module.
WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?
Material is introductory and designed to impart basic awareness of the topic. Fundamentals and key issues will be addressed. Our course is aimed for individuals looking to learn specific theories and principles and research skills as well as knowledge and understanding of professional requirements of fashion industry to boost their CV and awareness.
WHY TAKE THIS COURSE?
This course provides an understanding of the principles of different areas of fashion industry and theories and strategies used in contemporary fashion, boosting the learner confidence in understanding the industry and helping to develop their eye for design and successful marketing and promotion tactics.
WHAT WILL I EXPERIENCE?
Each module will focus on a different topic within the fashion industry in order to give the learner an insight and understanding of these. After completing our Fashion Business Modules the learner will have a comprehensive understanding of the fashion industry and how it works including current and future trends and new developments. The complete course is theoretical with projects to reflect the topic in each module.
By the end of the course the learner will be able to produce a range of work reflecting the topics studied with the possibility to tailor their final project (as part of Professional Practice) to their chosen career direction. The learner will develop a pool of knowledge and a portfolio of projects that will aid them on their future career.
Our Fashion Business Modules in Professional Development gives the learner a comprehensive understanding of the fashion industry and how it works including current and future trends and new developments. You have the option to choose all the 9 modules in Fashion Business or select individual modules where you need to develop your professional knowledge (enquire for more details),
- Introduction to Fashion Industry
- Fashion Promotion and Marketing
- Digital Media and CAD
- Fashion buying and merchandising
- The Design Process
- Cultural studies in Fashion
- Branding process
- Trends and Forecasting in Fashion
- Professional Practice