ESL Program Levels: Low-Intermediate, Intermediate, Advanced, or Business Writing and Communication.

Fashion Course Choices

Fashion Design

Discover how a fashion designer creates looks for a fashion brand - from sources of inspiration and trends, to knowing your targeted customer and potential retail distributor. Experience the process of planning a seasonal brand line through research, trend forecasting, sketching by hand and computer, and line editing. Group projects presented on final day. All levels of drawing are welcome.

Fashion Merchandising

Learn how merchandisers think, work, and are responsible for profit and loss by planning the right merchandise at the right price, time, and place. Visit the market as a professional would do to plan an assortment for a pop-up shop. Group projects presented on final day. 

Fashion Styling & Reporting

Experience the art of fashion styling as it is used in media by creating an online fashion magazine. Research trends, write fashion stories, participate in two fashion shoots, and edit your final magazines for circulation. Group projects presented on final day.
*Please bring two fashion magazines from your country.

Global Fashion Business Marketing (Accelerated Level)

Young executives looking for work or working in international fashion-related companies. Participate in a workshop designed to show how products are launched in different countries. Major concepts of international marketing presented by speakers and through research. Topics include marketing channels, the importance of emerging markets, political and legal environments, and luxury products. On-site visits to retailers and trend forecasting services are included. Group projects presented on final day. Additional registration requirements.

Program Cost

$1,400 (includes a $40 materials fee)



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