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Hampshire County Council – Introduction to the Fashion Industry

Hampshire County Council are thrilled to offer a 5 day/4 night Introduction to the Fashion Industry residential, in conjunction with the London College of Fashion, part of the University of the Arts London (UAL). UAL is ranked second in the world for Art and Design in the 2019 QS World University Rankings®.

Love fashion? If you’re interested in a career in fashion, but perhaps not in design, then this fashion course will introduce you to the many different disciplines and career choices.

Through practical workshops, lectures and seminars you will explore the industry, understand the opportunities on offer, and what you need to do to get to where you want to be.

The course includes:

History of the fashion business
Structure and current environment
Styling and promotion
The fashion calendar
Fashion journalism
Media and press
Buying and merchandising
Types of retailers
Marketing and PR
Sales and distribution
Show production and event management
Retail visits to undertake trend research

For more information please go to https://www.hants.gov.uk/educationandlearning/duke-of-edinburgh-award/gold-residential#step-1

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Oxford Circus - London
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