Sustainability and the Fur Trade – Sustainable Fashion Course
Discover why going fur-free is key for fashion’s sustainable future and develop your understanding of how fur farming is damaging to animals, people, and the planet.
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for anyone who cares about sustainable fashion and fur-free fashion.
It will be particularly applicable to the study of higher education fashion students studying in either the design, communications or business fields.
The course will also be relevant to those working in the fashion industry, especially at a brand where fur design and use remains.
The course will be offered in English with Chinese transcripts and some of your fellow Learners may leave comments in Chinese as well as English.
What topics will you cover?
Sustainability in the fashion industry
Environmental impact of the fur industry and fashion
Human welfare and the impact of the fashion industry
Animal welfare and the impact of the fur industry
Critical thinking, values building, business and communications
Professional career development & support (manifesto & option streams)