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Skills you will gain

Strategic ManagementBusiness ModelLuxury GoodsBrand Management
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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

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Hours to complete

Approx. 17 hours to complete

Suggested: 5 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

What is Fashion? What is Luxury? Defining Complex Competitive Systems and Business Logics

Welcome to the first week of our course! Before moving this week contents, please dedicate some time to read the About the Course section where you can find a series of useful information to approach the course the best way. The Trips&Tricks section contains some insights and best practices that Lucia Paladino (an industry expert) shared with our community. Once you have done with these introductory readings you can finally move to the first contents! This first module is dedicated to a general introduction to fashion and luxury concepts: what they imply, how they are perceived, how they differ, and what other basic ideas in this industry are....
Reading
10 videos (Total 55 min), 8 readings
Video10 videos
2. New Trends6m
3. The Dream Factor and Media System4m
4. What Is Luxury?6m
5. Luxury as a Product4m
6. Luxury as a Business3m
7. Luxury as a Culture4m
8. Luxury as a Customer3m
9. What Is Luxury Not?4m
10. Fashion, Luxury, and Millennials: Interviews (Additional Material)5m
Reading8 readings
Above and Beyond the Course10m
Surviving the Course10m
About Professors10m
Additional Readings & Material10m
Coffee with a Fashion Expert10m
Careers in Fashion and Luxury Companies10m
Best Practices in Fashion and Luxury Companies10m
Slides and Pinterest10m
Week
2
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

The Evolution of Business Models: From Designers to Fast Fashion Retailers

This second week will be significantly denser and more time consuming than the first one. The topic is that of Business Models in Fashion and Luxury, and will give you a lot of important insights on this industry. ...
Reading
16 videos (Total 125 min), 1 reading
Video16 videos
Fashion Market Segmentation10m
Business Models Framework5m
Business Models in the Market5m
Luxury Brands6m
Luxury Conglomerates4m
Premium Brands5m
Designer Brands6m
Vertical Retailers - Mass or Fast8m
Interview with Moncler10m
Licensing21m
Interview with Rainbow3m
Textile Industry3m
Ingredient Brands3m
Interview with Albini16m
Interview with Vitale Barberis Canonico11m
Reading1 reading
Slides and Pinterest10m
Week
3
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Stylistic Identity and the Product Development Process: The Role of Heritage, Stylistic Codes and Icon Products in Defining the Seasonal Collection

Welcome to module 3! The main topics here will be the complexity of product development, brand identity, stylistic identity, and the development of the collection. Remember also that at the end of this module you will find the first QUIZ (counting 40% of the final grade)! This quiz is going to test your knowledge and understanding of the first three modules. You need to listen to all video lectures and to read all the slides of the three modules carefully to successfully complete it....
Reading
8 videos (Total 50 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video8 videos
The Concept of Stylistic Identity5m
How to Develop a Collection7m
Brand Identity7m
Case Study: Woolmark2m
Interview: Landor and Associates8m
Case Study: DSQUARED27m
Case Study: BOTTEGA VENETA3m
Reading2 readings
Slides and Pinterest10m
About Quizzes - Read carefully10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Modules 1-340m
Week
4
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Image Identity and the Communication Process: Key Activities, Decision Makers, the Challenge of Creating Digital Contents for Fashion and Luxury Brands

Week 4 will cover another very crucial topic: Communication. Communication per se is an extremely rich and broad topic and the fashion and luxury industry requires a specific and dedicated chapter as it encompasses unique aspects that need to be correctly addressed and understood. ...
Reading
7 videos (Total 100 min), 3 readings
Video7 videos
How to Build a Strong Communication Identity12m
Masstige19m
The Digital Challenge4m
Round Table with International Bocconi Students18m
Interview with Tomaso Galli18m
Interview with Attila & Co.14m
Reading3 readings
Slides and Pinterest10m
Additional Material10m
How is 3D printing changing fashion?10m
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Top Reviews

By PMMar 2nd 2017

What a great resource for both Fashion and Business Students around the world. I am a student in London using this resource to further my knowledge and Iove it. I will continue using and supporting.

By MMSep 27th 2017

I really enjoyed all the course because it gives a great overview of the industry. It is well structured between theory and examples / interview. Hope you create a second and more advanced course

Instructors

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Erica Corbellini

Director
MAFED - Master in Fashion, Experience and Design Management
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Stefania Saviolo

Director
Luxury & Fashion Knowledge Center - SDA Bocconi

About Università Bocconi

Our ambition is to develop students' potential and foster knowledge in Business, Economics and Law through innovative learning and research activities in a multicultural environment. Bocconi is a community that constantly innovates teaching and learning technologies and that strongly believes in the power of life-long learning and networking. Now available online....

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