Course in Social Media for Fashion

Istituto Marangoni

Program Description

Course in Social Media for Fashion

Istituto Marangoni

This course will help participants connect the fashion world with the new and exciting domain of interactive marketing: social media. Whether on a mobile phone or through the web, the diffusion of social media has had considerable impact on fashion. Since it has become more user-friendly, it has increased its interactive potential as a means of communication, thus making it excitingly more effective in its immediacy for marketing strategies. Participants will acquire information on specific tools and strategies in order to make their own fashion communication instant, original, seductive and highly competitive. The course is designed for those who would like to work in or who are already working in this sector and aim to specialize and improve their skills.

Course themes

Week 1

The social context: internet, facebook and twitter. Overview of the evolution of communication: from paper-based communication to the web and newly applied technologies. Marketing: basic information and principles linked to the virtual world. Analysis of new trends in expressive and sociological terms, which characterise the new ways of communicating and their impact on the fashion world. Research and analysis of the most significant and influential exponents of social media communication as a means of expression for fashion.

Week 2

Tools: the study, analysis and research of the platforms of communication, the forum, weblogs, social blogs, micro-blogging, wikis, social networks, podcasts, etc. The online magazine, webinar, but also pinterest and instagram. Preparation of a personal blog relating to fashion or of an online micro-magazine, which implements the knowledge of the social media and marketing techniques acquired, whose content is identifiable as vant-garde and original. Presentation of the project and final assessment.

Prerequisites: qualification or work experience in fashion styling, journalism, media, advertising, marketing, literature.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Cost & Fees

full package: € 3900 tuition only-fee: € 2900

Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
June 2017
2 - 3 weeks
Full time
4,000 EUR
Start date June 2017
Italy Milan
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 - 3 weeks
Price 4,000 EUR
Full package. € 2.900 Tuition only-fee.