As we’re slowly getting familiar with the concept of working from home, we’re all trying to explore new avenues on the creative front. If you work in the fashion industry, now is a good time to learn about different aspects in the business of fashion. These knowledgeable courses are given by experts, have different case studies and video lessons too. So, if there’s something new you’d like to learn or simply just update your knowledge in your own career, there’s a course available for every individual.
Fashion And Sustainability
The world as we know it is changing and the need for sustainability in the fashion industry is gaining severe importance. In this course by London College of Fashion
, learn about the agendas, issues, sustainable fashion design and more. You can find out more about this course on FutureLearn.com
A History Of Royal Fashion
Available on FutureLearn.com
, this course by the University of Glasgow will teach you about how the royal kings and queens have influenced fashion over 500 years. It will take you into over five dynasties of the wardrobes of British royalty and grants you exclusive access into the Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection. This course in collaboration with the Historic Royal Palaces is interesting and helps one understand the significance of fashion history.
Fashion Styling And Image-Making
This course is available on BusinessofFashion.com
and is taught by expert fashion stylist, Lucinda Chambers. It gives you’re a comprehensive overview of the fashion styling ecosystem, the important skills of a stylist, brand marketing, the shooting process, trend-spotting and more. It’s perfect for aspiring stylists as well as professional stylists who’re interested in upgrading their skills.
The Art And Science Of Buying And Merchandising
Taught by Susanne Tide-Frater, this course available on BusinessofFashion.com
, helps one understand the core functions of buying and merchandising. It teaches you how to balance big data and how buying and merchandising is executed in large companies.
Understanding Fashion: From Business To Culture
In this course by Institut Francais de la Mode on FutureLearn.com
, you will get an insight into how the fashion industry has transformed Western culture and influenced the interaction in businesses and society. This course will give you a deeper understanding of the fashion industry while giving you a holistic approach of it being a cultural phenomenon and a creative industry.
Fashion As Design
This course offered by The Museum of Modern Art is available on Coursera
. It focuses on a selection of more than 70 garments and accessories from around the world. Through these, we will look closely at what we wear, why we wear, how it’s made and what it means. This course will help build a critical technique that helps appreciate and contextualize fashion design. With the help of the garments, it helps you look at the history, development, politics and economics through the years.
Management of Fashion and Luxury Companies
Offered by the Università Bocconi on Coursera
, this course will teach you brand, product, retail, and communication strategies that come in handy while running your own business. Eventually, you will learn all about emerging markets, the impact of new retail channels, new media channels, and new business declinations.