Fashion History: The Evolution of Style (Online Short Course)
About This Event
On this fashion history course you will discover the key moments in fashion history and theory over 200 years from the French Revolution through to the 1990s.
The course includes:
The 19th-century corseted hourglass figure to the birth of haute couture
The modernist look of the flapper to 1930s Hollywood-inspired bias-cut glamour
Austere 1940s fashion history and the post-war romance of Dior's New Look
The explosion of youth culture and the legacy of street style
Exploration of the cyclical nature of styles in culture and fashion history
Illustrated lectures and optional visits to exhibitions and museum collections
Extravagant 18th century court fashions and the politics of clothing during the Revolution
Please note that all courses scheduled to start before June 30th will take place in an online classroom. Courses starting after this date will be held in our onsite classrooms.
For more information on Online Short Courses please see the below information.
All our Online Short Courses include:
- Live online lessons with the same tutors
- The same course content and learning outcomes
- Lesson recordings, for review
- Access to VLE with course content
- Forums for support
- 3 months online access
- Certificate upon completion
Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online or via the phone using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.