Course Description

Course Name

Italian Fashion: From the Carnival of Venice to the Milan Fashion Week

Session: VRMU3122

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


The course explores the history and evolution of dress and fashion in Italy from the Renaissance to the present. Students will learn about the historical context in which particular dress-designs and fashions appeared and how they evolved. The course also explores the connections between the developments in design and fashion and artistic styles and aesthetic ideals of a particular historical period. The course is a combination of in-class and on-site/field trip classes.

*Course content subject to change