This course introduces broad, and at times, diverse ideas and systems within the fashion industry. You will engage with critical fashion theory through the lens of popular, material, consumer and visual culture. You will also learn the difference between fashion and clothing, become familiar with trend forecasting, consumerism, and identity construction, along with understanding our complex relationship with clothing. You will explore some of the challenges facing a global industry where a focus on sustainability is forcing major disruption to traditional processes.
- Semester of offer Subject to change
- Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
- Online: Semester 1
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- Band 2B
- Tuition fee
- 2.2B: Visual & Performing Arts, Graphic & Design, Prof Pathway
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