Course in Fashion

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Fashion

A course in Fashion is for those who fancy beautiful and smart clothes and for those who enjoy using their imagination and talent to create these dresses, hats, footwear and all sorts of other different unique costumes. A course in Fashion will explore how fashion is connected with other concepts, such as style, fashion design and collections, as well as fashion industry and journalism.

The idea of fashion is an ancient one that can be traced thousands of years back in time. The highly respected profession of a fashion designer or a stylist requires vast knowledge in different areas. For instance, a fashion designer, a fashion journalist, or anybody else connected to fashion should be well educated in art, cultural heritage, history, aesthetic theories on one hand, and on the other – be creative and capable of coming up with individual and challenging ideas and concepts. A Course in Fashion can provide a comprehensive understanding and foundation in all of these aspects.

 

If your ambitions are to produce an original fashion collection or to become part of the fashion industry, read through the descriptions of the Course in Fashion programs below. You can find Course in Fashion programs offered by universities around the whole world. Make the step towards your future career in fashion right away!

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Styling

AMD Akademie Mode & Design
Campus Full time 10 months March 2019 Germany Hamburg Düsseldorf Munich Berlin + 3 more

Stylists are the secret stars of the fashion and creative industries - the visual power of images determines the attention, positioning, success and image of a brand. [+]

Stylists are the secret stars of the fashion and creative industries - the visual power of images determines the attention, positioning, success and image of a brand. The in-service styling training at AMD provides you with comprehensive insight into the fascinating world of styling, photography and production processes within 10 weeks.

Get to know stylists' practices and experiment with different styling disciplines in shootings. Based on a theoretical foundation, the conception, the project management, the compilation of the outfits or theme worlds, the creation of a lookbook and the execution of a shoot follow.

JOB PROSPECTS

Passion to work! Gain experience and references and develop a portfolio to meet the needs of potential customers in a professional and confident manner. Stylists create theme and picture worlds for products of all kinds, are experts for placements at the point of sale, are used at trade fairs and in the media. They work for brands, personalities and designers. Clients are companies, commercial film productions and photographers.... [-]


Three year course in fashion design

RM Istituto Moda e Design Milano
Campus Full time 3 years October 2019 Italy Milan

Learning to do this is the underlying principle of the three-year courses at Raffles Milano, a training path that structures the mind, provides a solid technical baggage and makes you want to broaden your horizons of life. The fashion system is a vast, articulated, even unpredictable territory where the classic sense meets the most thrilling experimentation. There are no recipes to emerge. There is predisposition to work, a desire to know and measure with the outside world and its thousands of cultures: high, pop, ethno ... There is an acute eye - to be trained - able to capture the smallest detail. An eye familiar with traditional tailoring methods but is not afraid to offer irriverent elegance. [+]

Learning to do this is the underlying principle of the three-year courses at Raffles Milano, a training path that structures the mind, provides a solid technical baggage and makes you want to broaden your horizons of life. Because?

The fashion system is a vast, articulated, even unpredictable territory where the classic sense meets the most thrilling experimentation. There are no recipes to emerge. There is predisposition to work, a desire to know and measure with the outside world and its thousands of cultures: high, pop, ethno ... There is an acute eye - to be trained - able to capture the smallest detail. An eye familiar with traditional tailoring methods but is not afraid to offer irriverent elegance.... [-]


Advanced Goldsmith Course

EBJ - Escola Brasileira De Joalheria
Campus Part time March 2019 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

In the advanced goldsmithing course, the student knows new techniques, games, rivets and hinges are some. [+]

In the advanced goldsmithing course, the student knows new techniques, games, rivets and hinges are some.

The classes are totally practical, with 3 hours duration, once a week.

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Course in Fashion Law

Milano Fashion Institute
Campus Full time Part time 4 weeks July 2019 Italy Milan + 1 more

Managing Fashion & Luxury companies requires a deep understanding of the legal framework that is characterizing the core internal processes of the companies, as well as the relations with clients and other external parties. [+]

Course in Fashion Law

Legal knowledge and practice for fashion Managing Fashion & Luxury companies requires a deep understanding of the legal framework that is characterizing the core internal processes of the companies, as well as the relations with clients and other external parties. Thanks to the participation of both academics and industry insiders, the "Fashion Law" course will focus on the introduction of the main fashion business models and the processes of collection and product development, in order to concentrate on the key industry-based legal issues from a practical point of view:

brand protection and different typologies of trademarks' protection, as well as other intellectual property rights that can be used to protect fashion creations and models; fashion negotiation and specific agreements for the industry; supply chain issues: from advertising to the digital fashion processes; the “made in” discipline, the crime issues such as brands and products counterfeiting and fashion forgery. ... [-]

Fashion Design Course

Oakfields College
Campus Full time 2 years February 2019 South Africa Lynnwood Ridge Edenvale Cape Town + 2 more

At the end of each year as a fashion student, you will showcase your garments in a fashion show held in the presence of industry professionals and peers. You will design and make various garments including skirts, dresses, shirts, pants, evening wear and a wedding dress. [+]

Overview

At the end of each year as a fashion student, you will showcase your garments in a fashion show held in the presence of industry professionals and peers. You will design and make various garments including skirts, dresses, shirts, pants, evening wear and a wedding dress.

Do you see yourself in this challenging, glamorous and exciting industry? From designers to fashion buyers, merchandisers and retail managers, the fashion world demands creative, committed and highly-skilled people.

The Oakfields College fashion design programme is an extremely practical course that will provide you with the knowledge and skills to pursue an active career in this industry.

This programme will enable you to enter the highly competitive fashion industry with the theoretical and practical skills needed to open up a wide array of career paths and job opportunities. Throughout the programme, the emphasis is placed on conceptualisation and innovation.... [-]


Fashion Design & Marketing Foundation Program

IFA Paris
Campus Full time 7 months January 2020 France Paris

Our research shows that you may be one of 60% of young professionals in fashion, who are unsure of their preferred role in the industry. For you, we have designed the Fashion Design & Marketing Foundation Program, as the ideal first step for young professionals seeking careers in fashion design, business, marketing and merchandising. [+]

Duration: 7-month program in English Campuses: Paris Next Intake: January 2020 ECTS Credits: 60 Application Fee: €150 Tuition Fee: €6,000 Limited to: 25 students per class

Our research shows that you may be one of 60% of young professionals in fashion, who are unsure of their preferred role in the industry. For you, we have designed the Fashion Design & Marketing Foundation Program, as the ideal first step for young professionals seeking careers in fashion design, business, marketing and merchandising.

Our Fashion Design & Marketing Foundation program offers a 360-degree view of the world of fashion. It is designed for intending fashion professionals, who are unsure about their areas of interest. It is the ideal primer for those looking to get a first taste of the fashion industry, before a deeper academic or professional experience. This foundation program is intense, diverse and condensed, combining in-class training with workshops, field trips, and real-life case studies.... [-]


Fashion Design Course

In Florence Academy
Campus Part time 2 - 12 weeks Open Enrollment Italy Florence

The Fashion Design Course aims to provide an introduction to Italian Fashion Design and the development of a collection, with a particular reference to the Italian fashion-plate, its practical creation and the study of accessories. [+]

The Fashion Design Course aims to provide an introduction to Italian Fashion Design and the development of a collection, with a particular reference to the Italian fashion-plate, its practical creation and the study of accessories. The Fashion Design course aims to introduce students to fashion through multiple pathways, helping them not only to enhance their practical skills for Fashion Design and illustration, but also to acquire a more specific and multifaceted sensitivity toward anything that involves fashion, such as, new trends, technical clothing aspects/styles, influences of history on clothes and the theoretical approaches to develop and create fashion collections.

Fashion course features: Lessons (per week): 5 practical lessons in 2 aftnernoons 1 lesson= 50 minutes Entry levels: 3-9 Duration: From 2 to 12 weeks Also available in English Also available for beginners Course price (per week): 100 Eur Enrolment Fee: No enrolment fee will be charged if a student is enrolled in a course of Italian. If the student enrolls in this course without taking a language course there will be a € 15 non refundable enrolment fee. This € 15 fee must be paid only once should the student enroll in more than one additional course (i.e. enrolls in Cucina Italiana, Storia dell’arte, etc.). Courses Starting Dates & Prices ... [-]

Milan Fashion Week Experience

Accademia del Lusso
Campus Full time 5 days September 2019 Italy Milan

A study of Italian Fashion Design through Milan’s eyes. [+]

A study of Italian Fashion Design through Milan’s eyes.

Tailor-Made Course in Italian Fashion Design.

Start Date September 2018 Location Milan and Florence, Italy Duration 38 hours over 5 days, divided as follows: 20 hours: theory classes 18 hours: external workshops (visits) Course Programme and Specifications Time Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 09:00-13:00 Italian Fashion Design:Italian Case histories Next Fashion Designers:Italian Case histories Italian Fashion Textiles and Materials: Italian Case histories Italian Trend Forecasting: Analysis and Case histories External Visit: Vicolungo Outlet or Fidenza Village for a shopping experience of luxury and top brands 14:00-17:30 External Visit: ‘Armani Silos’ and Tortona area: stores and showrooms (Castor, Nonsolomarras, Biffi) External Visit: Corso Como area (10 Corso Como, Piazza Gae Aulenti, and Milan’s New Skyline) External Visit: Quadrilato and Centre area (luxury Italian brands’ flagship stores and multi-brand stores) External Visit: Book Village (trends book, fashion magazines, and books), and Fashion Library (Porta Genova area) External Visit: Vicolungo Outlet or Fidenza Village for a shopping experience of luxury and top brands *The program could change accordingly to the events and shows of the Fashion Week Application and Payment Deadline 45 days before the course start date Course Language English or Italian [-]

Jewelry Making & Jewelry Design Course

Accademia Riaci
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2019 Italy Florence

The Jewelry department focuses on either the production techniques or design skills that are necessary to succeed as a designer/goldsmith.

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One Year/ Semester Course

The Jewelry department focus on either the production techniques or design skills that are necessary to succeed as a designer/goldsmith.

Through our programs and customized instructions - according to each participant’s level and goal - we encourage students to explore and develop their own expressive style, elaborating self-directed projects and research. Projects encompass conventional formats, such as brooches, rings and earrings, as well as experimental designs, both wearable and non-wearable. Students will also be introduced to business practice, necessary to start up their new professional career.

In the Jewelry Making course, students will discover and learn how to translate their inner creativity and conceptual style into three-dimensional forms to create unique objects. They will master a variety of techniques, including: sawing, filing, soldering, casting, forging and stone setting. Moreover, we offer you the unique chance to learn the traditional art of “Incisione” (Florentine-style engraving). The study will not be limited to traditional materials, but can also incorporate items such as beads, plastics, glass and found objects.... [-]


Coolhunting graduate and forescasting trend for fashion industry

FDModa - LCI Barcelona
Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2019 Spain Barcelona

Many have heard of coolhunting but few know what it is. It is a discipline that combines marketing and sociology, which is responsible for discovering these consumer needs and anticipates that might appear in the near future. [+]

Many have heard of coolhunting but few know what it is. It is a discipline that combines marketing and sociology, which is responsible for discovering these consumer needs and anticipates that might appear in the near future. Although coolhunting has its origins in the fashion industry, is now an absolutely essential technique that all majors are worth. The success of the methodology coolhunting has crossed the borders of the fashion industry and today is applied in almost all business sectors: automotive, consumer goods, technology, services, etc.. Any company wants to know what the consumer will need the following year and to offer it before the competition.

In this graduate program will analyze performance trends, fashions, and hypes, and how different consumer segments behave. Learn to draw up professional trends, and understand and apply the various tools of qualitative market research that gives us the coolhunting.... [-]


Course in Fashion New Media - Fall Semester

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence
Campus Full time 15 weeks September 2019 Italy Florence

The Fashion New Media Semester Course focuses on a strategic aspect of the fashion system. The education process aims at creating and manage integrated visual and communication strategies, structuring connections with other professional figures, creating strategic communication projects through new media. Nowadays the fashion business is presenting some disruptive changes in digital and the new media direction, such as emerging areas of e-commerce and fashion blogging. Central to this didactic philosophy of involving professionals and industry, IED Florence Fashion New Media semester program has partnered with LUISAVIAROMA.com. LUISAVIAROMA ( Florence ) is a premier e-Commerce luxury clothing retailer of the world’s most important designers. Professional Profile - The semester course in Fashion New Media prepares students to acquire new skills for career development in fashion companies, press offices or in Italian or foreign media agencies. [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

The Fashion New Media Semester Course focuses on a strategic aspect of the fashion system. The education process aims at creating and manage integrated visual and communication strategies, structuring connections with other professional figures, creating strategic communication projects through new media. Nowadays the fashion business is presenting some disruptive changes in digital and the new media direction, such as emerging areas of e-commerce and fashion blogging.

Central to this didactic philosophy of involving professionals and industry, IED Florence Fashion New Media semester program has partnered with LUISAVIAROMA.com. LUISAVIAROMA ( Florence ) is a premier e-Commerce luxury clothing retailer of the world’s most important designers.... [-]


OneYear Travel in Jewelry Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Sao Paulo
Campus Full time 184 hours April 2019 Brazil São Paulo

The JEWELRY DESIGN course has been carefully designed for professionals in the fashion industry, craftsmen, architects and designers who seek to master manufacturing, manufacturing and design practices. [+]

THIS COURSE IS TEACHED ON THE PORTUGUESE LANGUAGE

BECAUSE?

The course offers a systemic view of the jeweler market, putting in perspective factors that potentiate, organize and make feasible the strategic design. The participant will learn the most current techniques for making handmade and industrial jewels.

FOR WHOM?

Idealized for professionals or interested who want to know or extend their knowledge in the world of jewelry. It is aimed at those who want to work in national and international brands, as well as those who wish to undertake or improve their business.

HOW IS IT?

From the Design of Jewels and collections to the experimentation of jewelery techniques, through the knowledge of the History of Jewelery and Gems and by the management of business. The student will be led to an immersion in the jeweler universe, through research and practice.... [-]


Diploma in Fashion Design

LaSalle College Vancouver
Campus Full time 1500 hours September 2019 Canada Vancouver

If you are passionate about fashion and full of creative & avant-guard ideas for your very own clothing collection, the Fashion Design Program will take your talent to the next level. [+]

Course: Fashion Design

If you are passionate about fashion and full of creative & avant-guard ideas for your very own clothing collection, the Fashion Design Program will take your talent to the next level and provide you with the skills to succeed in such a riveting industry. Express your artistic talent through pattern & garment designs. Study the use of raw materials and analyze fashion trends.

Graduates have a sound grasp of the history of fashion design and recognize how fashion impacts culture and society. This program reinforces job market realities by assisting the students in illustrating a design with such computer applications as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and Macromedia Flash, developing a business plan and marketing their creations. ... [-]


Milan - Fashion Design & Merchandising

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 3 months January 2019 Italy Milan

Diversify your fashion studies with an elective course from our Italy Today Program. Courses include History, Political Science, Literature, Music, and much more. [+]

Why Milan?

Fashion is in the air in Milan. As one of the “big four” fashion capitals (along with London, New York, and Paris), Milan is home to many high-end fashion houses such as Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Miu Miu, and many others; and nearly all of the “big names” are represented. Prepare to be inspired by the Milanese standards of elegance and obsession with style—from the runway to the street.

Our Fashion Design & Merchandising Program offers a holistic fashion experience. Encounter the sources of global trends in business, design, tailoring, fabrics and materials, modeling, and marketing. Learn about the business of fashion from local experts and professors from the best universities in Milan. Join the Milanese design and tailoring scene through practicum courses at professional fashion institutes offering hands-on lessons in clothing and accessory creation.... [-]


Fashion & Luxury Goods Management

European School of Economics
Campus Full time Part time 3 months January 2019 Italy Milan Florence Spain Madrid United Kingdom London Rome + 7 more

The aim of ESE Professional Programme in Fashion & Luxury Goods Management is to provide a focused and vocationally oriented education in specific aspects of Fashion & Luxury related disciplines, namely fashion research, marketing, trend forecasting, luxury goods management, brand management and retail management. [+]

The fashion industry is a complex, growing and strongly competitive business sector. Becoming a leader in this fast evolving trade requires individuals to possess an extensive array of managerial skills, a high degree of strategic planning capabilities, interpersonal communications abilities and a creative approach to problem solving.

The aim of ESE Professional Programme in Fashion & Luxury Goods Management is to provide a focused and vocationally oriented education in specific aspects of Fashion & Luxury related disciplines, namely fashion research, marketing, trend forecasting, luxury goods management, brand management and retail management. Working closely with key figures within the fashion and luxury goods industry, the programme will equip the students with an invaluable education and skills base. It will ensure that the candidates develop a competitive fashion business curriculum, allowing them to become the leading fashion innovators of tomorrow.... [-]