Unit Two: The Primary Level: The Materials of Fashion
Chapter 6: Textiles: Fibers and Fabrics
Chapter 7: Leather and Fur
Unit Three: The Secondary Level: The Producers of Apparel
Chapter 8: Product Development
Chapter 9: Global Women’s Apparel
Chapter 10: Men’s Apparel
Chapter 11: Children’s and Teens’ Apparel
Unit Four: The Secondary Level: The Other Producers
Chapter 12 Innerwear, Bodywear, Legwear
Chapter 13 Accessories
Chapter 14 Beauty
Chapter 15 Home Fashions
Unit Five: The Retail Level: The Markets for Fashion
Chapter 16 Global Fashion Business
Chapter 17 Fashion Retailing
Unit Six: The Auxiliary Level: Supporting Services
Chapter 18 Careers in Fashion
DescriptionFor InstructorsFor Students
For fashion students who want to be both in the now and in the know!
The Dynamics of Fashion, Fifth Edition, Digital Coursebook has the latest facts and figures, and the most current theories in fashion development, production, and merchandising providing the proper foundational knowledge of the fashion industry. It offers hundreds of real-life examples of leading brands and industry trends to show students fashion careers and how they apply within a professional setting. Covering sustainable fashion, wearable technology, social media, and more in detail, Dynamics of Fashion is the perfect introduction to the study of this most vibrant of industries.
Benefits for Instructors – Watch THIS VIDEO to learn more about key elements for instructors.
LMS integration – Slot the course into your Learning Management Systems
Customizable – Adjust the course to fit your curriculum/syllabus
Gradebook functionality – Easily record grades for all assignments, quizzes, and tests
Additional resources – Includes extra STUDIO materials for students and access to your instructor guide
Teach anywhere – Teach and interact with students in whatever setting is needed, whether in a physical or virtual classroom
Additional information on customizations and LMS integration.
move, remove, hide chapters, or simply identify them as ‘Optional Reading’ for students
modify the course organization
create customized quiz pools
add your own content and/or reference material – as long as it does not infringe on any copyrights
edit or add course work
update the grading scale
Please note the content cannot be edited (other than hiding certain chapters if desired)
The Connect For Education technical support team will be happy to assist with making or providing you with information on implementing changes to your course shell.
Currently, we offer Simple integration with Canvas and Blackboard and most Learning Management Systems. Simple integration offers a seamless connection from our course site into your Learning Management System (LMS) course shell. If set up, the final grade will transfer into your LMS gradebook at the end of the semester when all coursework is completed or the gradebook has been closed out by the instructor.
We offer Deep Integration with Canvas which provides enhanced features, such as a grade syncing and a detailed course table of contents within in your LMS. Below are the FAQ page that provides more detailed information on each integration type to help you decide which option will work best for you.
Regardless of the integration option you select, students will register their codes and will have immediate access to the course content and course work within the LMS course shell. Alternatively, the Dynamics of Fashion gradebook can also be exported from the course site if you simply want to have student’s grades visible in your LMS gradebook.
Benefits for Students
Self-paced – Work around your own personal schedule
Audio option – Learn anywhere with the ability to switch to our built-in audio function
Offline access – Download materials so that you can learn anywhere
Self-assessment – Prepare for upcoming tests by reviewing key concepts
Additional learning – Deeper understanding with videos, articles, discussion questions, and assignments