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Italian and Fashion Classes in Florence at Parola

LEARN FASHION HISTORY AND ITALIAN LANGUAGE

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Our Fashion History Course With Italian Language in Florence

Parola Italian language school offers a fashion course 2 afternoons per week (4 hours a week), which can be combined with any of our Italian language courses in the historic center of Florence.


Our fashion course allows students to discover the most relevant moments in the history of fashion, from the eighteenth century to the contemporary fashion trends. The program includes a session dedicated to the influence of the current Italian fashion on the rest of the world, and also a visit to important Florence places such as Gucci or Ferragamo to discover the Florentine influence in Fashion.

A student will discover how history, art, culture and technology have influenced the creation of new silhouettes, new fashion styles and new trends.

What Does A Combination Course, Fashion and Italian Language, Constist of?

Our fashion course in Florence includes language learning. Our combined fashion and Italian course will be held in the afternoon and will include 10 hours of Italian language a week, in the morning language training session. In combinationn with Italian, Parola school offers 4 hours a week of "History of Fashion", focused mainly on Italian fashion. The program of our fashion classes can be from 4 hours to 16 hours in a month, educational excursions included.


Contact Parola Italian language school in Florence for help to arrange the combined course: Italian and fashion.

What is the Goal of our Fashion History Course?

At the end of this course, students will have a complete picture of the most important designers of the last century, they will get to know the major development of the fashion system, with its promotional ways together with its waves of criticism. They will also discuss issues such as the sociology of fashion and concepts such as Gender and Identity.


Our fashion course includes lessons that show paintings, fashions, photographs, films related to fashion history. A student will also visit important fashion museums in Florence.

Our Fashion Teacher and Fashion Marketing Strategist in Florence

Parola's fashion courses are taught by Alice Cozzi, digital strategist freelance with a BA in Fashion History from the University of Florence | www.alicecozzi.com

Program of Our Fashion History Course

  • Introduction to the history of costume and fashion. The clothes of the eighteenth century: from Rococo to Neoclassicism

  • 1960's: the era spatial movement Hippie, Cardin, Courrèges, Mary Quant and ready to wear in Europe, with Italy ready to translate this concept into the success of Made in Italy.

  • 1970's: fashion as an expression of the self, the revival, style Punk.

  • 1980's: Yves Saint Laurent and Japanese designers.

  • 1990's: luxury brands and minimalism.

Fashion Nowadays in The World

Students will cover the most important fashion deseigners of the last decade and be tested to recognize the influences of culture, art and history on fashion today.


Note: our fashion course may be taken by itself or combined with any of our Italian courses, as a supplementary class.

Note: for the language course options in Florence, please visit our course prices.

Our Prices For a Course on The History of Fashion

1 week

4 hours of fashion

€ 120

2 weeks

8 hours of fashion

€ 240

3 weeks

12 hours of fashion

€ 360

4 weeks

16 hours of fashion

€ 480


Parola school also offers individual fashion lessons, priced at €30 per hour with a minimum 4 hour-course.

Contact Parola Institute for help to arrange the most beneficial combined course for you.

Enrollment to Our Fashion Course

A student can enroll in Parola's fashion history programs by filling out the registration form or contacting Parola directly.

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