Fashion History For Today

Colin McDowell, Fashion Writer, Journalist and Academic MBE

Fashion History For Today

Colin McDowell, Fashion Writer, Journalist and Academic MBE
Fashion History For Today

Your Tutor - Colin McDowell

Colin McDowell

Curriculum Summary

Course Overview

30 minutes 4x Video 4x PDF

1. Dior and The New Look

30 minutes 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

2. Elvis Presley and Rock 'n' Roll

30 minutes 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

3. The Swinging Sixties

30 minutes 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

4. YSL and Le Smoking

30 minutes 1x Survey 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

5. The Summer of Love

30 minutes 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

6. David Bowie and Androgyny

30 minutes 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

7. Punk on the Kings Road

30 minutes 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

8. Japanese Designers in Paris

30 minutes 1x Survey 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

9. Versace and the Supermodels

30 minutes 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

10. Marc Jacobs and Grunge

20 minutes 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

11. Calvin Klein's Minimalism

20 minutes 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

12. McQueen's Runway Robots

20 minutes 1x Survey 7x PDF 3x Video 3x Quiz

13. Summary

10 minutes 1x Video 1x PDF 1x Quiz

Thank you!

1x Article

References

1x PDF

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