Fashion and Sustainability: Understanding Luxury Fashion in a Changing World
Discover the issues, agendas, and contexts surrounding fashion and sustainability, and develop strategies to improve the industry.
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for anyone working in fashion and fashion education. It may also be useful for anyone interested in sustainability in the fashion industry.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Discuss the complex nature of sustainability through the introduction to materials sourcing for luxury fashion
informed decision making
and creative realisation of ideas.
Apply understanding of fashion & sustainability knowledge and reflection to your practice through manifesto creation and design thinking processes.
Demonstrate a critical understanding of key sustainability agendas, issues and contexts associated with luxury fashion design, production and consumption.
Debate current and emerging perspectives, design approaches and business strategies relevant to the contexts of planetary boundaries and human equality.