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Innovation: the Fashion Industry

University of Leeds via FutureLearn

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  • Provider FutureLearn
  • Subject Industry Specific
  • $ Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
  • Session Upcoming
  • Language English
  • Certificate Paid Certificate Available
  • Effort 2 hours a week
  • Start Date
  • Duration 2 weeks long

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This course introduces a case study showing how Marks & Spencer has been a key innovator in fashion, introducing new fabrics that make our lives easier and more comfortable.

You will see how M&S continues to drive innovation to bring consumers new and better products. You will also consider your own clothing and its innovation story, research how a favourite item of clothing is the result of innovative developments in the industry and share your findings with other learners.

This course is part of the Going to University collection which has been specifically designed for schools and colleges. The course can be used as a teachers’ classroom enrichment resource or can be studied independently by students.

Taught by

Dan Trowsdale

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4.0 2 years ago
Anonymous completed this course.
Good videos and articles explored the topic in depth. It doesn't give you any new skills, but it's interesting knowledge.
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1.0 11 months ago
Anonymous completed this course.
It was too simple and easy. Maybe it is suitable for someone who would like to start studying fashion from scratch, but it's still pretty pointless

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