91112 - MARKETING FOR THE FASHION INDUSTRIES

Scheda insegnamento

SDGs

L'insegnamento contribuisce al perseguimento degli Obiettivi di Sviluppo Sostenibile dell'Agenda 2030 dell'ONU.

Città e comunità sostenibili Consumo e produzione responsabili

Anno Accademico 2020/2021

Conoscenze e abilità da conseguire

Alla fine del corso lo studente conosce i principi e concetti fondamentali del marketing e sa applicarli al contesto dell'industria della moda; sa identificare i problemi di marketing e progettare un piano di ricerca marketing adeguato per affrontare tali problemi nel contesto dell'industria della moda; sa valutare criticamente i mutevoli ambienti in cui le industrie della moda operano al giorno d'oggi e identificare possibili direzioni future nei mercati della moda e nelle società di consumo.

Contenuti

This course will explore the major themes of the International marketing and management literature and practice by relating them to the vibrant context of the fashion industry.

The principles of marketing management will be discussed by applying them to a number of relevant international case studies of fashion companies, by exploring not only the best practices but also the most common failures in the attempt to effectively design and implement international strategies of development.

Emphasis will be placed on the emerging perspectives of sustainability and management of sustainable fashion. The involvement of guests from the industry will make the students reflects on real-life cases studies and challenges.

Testi/Bibliografia

A thorough list of academic journal and business magazine articles will be provided at the beginning of the course.

Metodi didattici

To enable participants to achieve the above objectives, a combination of traditional lectures and more participatory/interactive sessions will be used for this course. The language of instruction for all teaching and learning activities is English.

Lectures

Topics will be introduced during lectures and readings suggested. Students are expected to do some of the prescribed readings before lectures, as the lecturing method for this course is a two-way interactive presentation, including students’ verbal participation in terms of their views/opinions of the information being presented.

Interactive sessions

Interactive sessions provide a means for students to verify their understanding and mastery of information presented in the preceding lecture. To that end, interactive sessions will be conducted in the form of group/class discussions, case study, question and answer sessions, and whenever possible a short project group presentation for classroom evaluation so as to engage all attendees. This will enable the tutor to diagnose students’ challenges and help to focus participants’ efforts on critical ideas and techniques to assimilate lecture content.

Modalità di verifica dell'apprendimento

Assessment of participants will be based on the submission of coursework. A detailed assignment brief will be communicated and discussed during the first lecture.

Orario di ricevimento

Consulta il sito web di Massimo Giovanardi