Fashion as an Industry (FASI)

Course description

The course addresses the historical background and development of the global fashion industry since the late
19th century, emphasizing the relationship between production, distribution and consumption of fashion and
fashion products. At the center of the process there are three major transition problems: the breakthrough of
the industrial revolution during the 19th century, the deregulation of the national TEKO industries in western
Europe in the 1970s, and the current reorganization of the textiles, import quotas in the EU and the US.

Please Note !

There will be no new admissions to this course.

Course title:
Fashion as an Industry
Semester: Autumn term 2018
Study period: 3
Rate of studies: 50%
Level: Graduate level (second cycle)
Credits: 7.5
Language of instruction: English


Course coordinator:
Head of course:


Klas Nyberg