Sustainability in Fashion and Creative Industries (M.A.)
SUSTAINABLE DESIGN STRATEGIES — SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION — SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS — FUTURE CONSUMER LIFESTYLES — VALUE CHAIN MANAGEMENT — SUSTAINABLE MARKETING AND SOCIAL MEDIA — INNOVATIVE TEXTILES — ETHICS IN GLOBAL MARKETS — ECOLOGICAL ECONOMICS — DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION — CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY — LEADERSHIP
Developing sustainable design and management strategies in the creative industries – the Sustainability in Fashion and Creative Industries Master’s program seeks to educate experts and managers who engage in shaping the widespread global change toward sustainability. This future-oriented Master of Arts is aimed at designers, managers or entrepreneurs, who want to operate in an economically effective and at the same time responsible way.
With a very interdisciplinary and hands-on structure the Master´s program covers the following areas of specialization: “Sustainable Design Strategies”, “Sustainable Production” and „Sustainable Business”. You will explore sustainable design developments and trends, innovative materials, technologies of production and marketing instruments, in order to arrange value-added chains in an ecological and social manner. You will look into the functioning of ecosystems, the origin of resources and fair labor conditions. Likewise you will gain deeper knowledge of sustainable lifestyle, business ethics and transparent corporate communications.
Become a driving force for sustainable innovations! The Master study program Sustainability in Fashion and Creative Industries allows you to acquire analytical, social and creative skills needed to implement sustainable design concepts and novel business models. Workshops, excursions and practical projects with companies in the creative industries are an integral part of the master studies. You will work closely with our professors and industry experts.
You will acquire the skills to help companies in the fashion, film, music and cultural industries transform their product portfolios and organizations. Work as a sustainable designer for your own label, or work as a product manager or CSR manager in the textile and clothing industry and the creative industries. Become an initiator of innovation and develop new business models. The master’s degree qualifies for the following positions in the fashion and creative industries, lifestyle and consumer goods industry and in NGOs:
Product designer/ product manager
CSR-/ sustainability manager
Marketing / PR manager
Business consultant/ project manager
Corporate communications / public affairs specialist