Fashion Retail Management with Emphasis on Merchandising and Buying

CERT - Occupational Certificate

Fundamentals in fashion merchandising, buying and planning based on forecasting.

Program Purpose

This program will help prepare the students to meet industry demands for trend spotting, and design knowledge.

Learning Outcomes

Demonstrate proper presentation of an item or accessory to the right audience at the right time. 

Demonstrate the ability to successfully plan and promote to ensure a product is popular.

Describe how merchandising teams provide advice on designs and how to present products to the target consumer.

Describe how buyers should place products in stores for purchase by the consumer and how this duty is integral to the role of merchandising or indeed how they overlap.