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The Fashion Market: Fashion Communication and Sustainability

SESA02, 5 credits

Are you interested in fashion communication in relation to sustainability? Are you already a professional in the fashion industry and want to deepen your knowledge? Or are you an active student who wants to broaden your education?
Apply to our stand-alone course The Fashion Market: Fashion Communication and Sustainability (5 credits)

The aim of the course is for the student to acquire knowledge and understanding of fashion communication, more specifically fashion communication in relation to sustainability and strategies for sustainable and circular textiles within the fashion industry. The course further aims to, based on theories in fashion communication, create and understanding of how the fashion industry relates sustainability communication to digitization and changes in today's communication landscape. The course illuminates and problematizes how sustainability in the fashion market is communicated, both via digital and physical communication channels. From a critical perspective, the students get to practice examining and reflecting on how sustainability aspects within the fashion industry are communicated.

Information on our Swedish website (länk)

More information:

  • Syllabus
  • Reading list (coming Autumn-24)
  • Schedule (Study period: March 24 - June 8, 2025)
  • Canvas - learning platform (access by 
  • Student account - Your student account at Lund University - information
  • Registration - course registration is done by the department after participation in the first session.
  • Part time, evenings and distance course
  • Bachelor level, no pre-requisites

We also offer the course The Fashion Market: Innovation and Fashion Forecasting 

Incoming exchange students:

Find more information on how to apply as an exchange student, visit this webpage.

Other students:

Apply through (link to website). Deadline for application October 15th, 2024.

All applications for courses at Lund University are made using Sweden´s national admissions site, Courses for the Spring 2025 will be open for applications September 16 – October 15 2024.