Masters Programs in Fashion Communication

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Fashion Communication

A masters degree in fashion Communication is a university masters program that seeks to enable students enrolled in the program to be able to create and manage integrated communication strategies that are geared towards realizing fashion marketing goals. Graduates of the program are taught on how to manage the relationships with the media and the operators responsible for fieldwork, planning of events and fashion shows as well as the designing of plans for launching products.

Communication is the key concept behind this masters program. The students are expected to master and be image and style experts. A career in fashion communication entails being creative, and ability to understand trending ideas and an eye for recognition of styles and well coordinated images. It is important to have a strong fashion background to make it in the fashion communication industry. Therefore, enrolling in an established university in fashion is important in this case.

Fashion is dynamic; a fashion communication expert needs to be versatile too. The ability to change with the trends needs one to keep a sharp eye on the trends and understand the changes and have the ability to communicate this accurately and in detail. Fashion professionals and experienced fashion people teach this masters program in most universities. Photo shoots, production classes are also part of the program for the students. There are immense job opportunities for graduates of a masters program in fashion communication.

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Master of Arts in Fashion, Clothing and Textile Design

Aalto University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The programme deepens and extends the students’ skills in fashion, clothing, textile and collection design on a high artistic and professional level, strategic thinking as well as creating, coordinating and leading fashion and design concept processes. [+]

Masters in Fashion Communication. Holistic thinking, creativity and innovation at the core of Fashion, Clothing and Textile Studies. Are you interested to explore more? Visit the Fashion, Clothing and Textile Programme website http://fact.aalto.fi/ for course highlights, exciting visuals of our students works and more information about the study opportunities and faculty members. Goal of education (Learning outcomes) Content outcomes The programme deepens and extends the students’ skills in fashion, clothing, textile and collection design on a high artistic and professional level, strategic thinking as well as creating, coordinating and leading fashion and design concept processes. Students develop their creative vision and management skills as a base for portfolio design by creating fashion, clothing and textile and collection designs . The design process is includes the whole path from concept and initial design to marketing and sales. Creativity and new forward-thinking ideas are emphasized on every step of the process. At the core of the programme is the understanding of the fashion system and its impact on society and business. Students are challenged to explore the possibilities of new technologies and innovative design solutions in both physical and digital media. Skill outcomes Students learn to combine design, commerce, industry and research based approaches.Artistic and creative problem-solving strategies and techniques in mastering silhouettes, structures and materials are a part of the studies. Students learn an experimental and conceptual approach to creating fashion, clothing, surface design and colour collections of a high international standard. The programme emphasises the understanding of different cultures and... [-]

Master in Art Direction for Fashion Design & Haute Couture

Haute Future Fashion Academy
Campus Full time October 2017 Italy Milan

The Art Directors are the Fashion System’s most important celebrities: wooed by the big Fashion houses and known worldwide, they are famous for their unforgettable collections and brilliant ideas, or for having revived, with sometimes audacious choices, the fates of brands in decline. [+]

ART DIRECTION FOR FASHION DESIGN & HAUTE COUTURE The Art Directors are the Fashion System’s most important celebrities: wooed by the big Fashion houses and known worldwide, they are famous for their unforgettable collections and brilliant ideas, or for having revived, with sometimes audacious choices, the fates of brands in decline. The Fashion house’s Creative Director is the creative team’s leader and has the task of creating collections that respect the brand’s tradition and are at the same time carriers of an innovative and competitive spirit in the marketplace. It is an important role and one of great responsibility that requires artistic and managerial expertise. The Master course in Art Direction for Fashion Design & Haute Couture aims to provide excellent training for future Creative Directors of Fashion and Luxury Brands. Its innovative approach combines the traditions of high quality Italian tailoring with the most recent design techniques. The course will enable students to discover all the secrets required to create Luxury Pret-a-Porter and Haute Couture collections, which are guaranteed to have international success. Students will also learn to orient themselves between styles and cultural traditions, gaining a profound knowledge of the lifestyles and consumption models of elites from all periods. At the end of the Master course, students will have acquired strong creative skills, a sophisticated aesthetic sense and the most advanced design and management skills, all of which are essential qualities for becoming Creative Directors and for running or setting up a Fashion Brand. This course is aimed... [-]

Master in Fashion Communication and Styling

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Italy Milan

The Master in Fashion Communication and Styling forms key figures in the fashion sector. Communicating the contents of fashion is a complex task, which requires a reactive approach and the application of strategic measures in a changeable and unstable market. It must then be considered the relationship between the market and the evolution of new media and the crucial role of visual communication in the world today. The Stylist is the one who adds value to the communication of fashion products, which creates the image and is responsible for the choice of the items and the selection of combinations to be presented in the collection. The Stylist is a real fashion reporter, the link between the fashion manufacturer and consumers and readers of fashion magazines. [+]

Masters in Fashion Communication. THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH Entry requirements: Applicants, both Italians and foreigners, considering the Master in Fashion Communication and Styling will have a good first degree in Fashion, Communication and Marketing, as well as young professionals with at least two years of experience in the field. Structure and methodology: The strength of the Master in Fashion Communication and Styling is the combination of theoretical contents, analysis and study of the manufacturers of the most successful fashion, and practical activities, carried out in collaboration with companies and industry professional practitioners in an international context. The course aims to form a Fashion Communication Coordinator, a professional able to create and carry on a communication strategy for a fashion brand. Since the visual communication of the brand has now become essential, the course gives special emphasis to the study of styling, elaborated by practical exercises, designed to represent the market values and the aesthetics of the brand effectively. The fashion communication expert must have a good understanding of the trends of a particular sector of the market, being able to develop new techniques of dissemination of information and to manage communication processes typical of the fashion world. After an initial study of the fashion industry from an historical, cultural and visual perspective, participants acquire knowledge about the communication process of fashion: from the structure of a press office with his organization and its activities, to the organization and management of a fashion show as a moment of visibility... [-]

Masters Programme in Fashion

Sapienza University of Rome
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Rome

The Masters Programme in Fashion (LM-65) prepares students for high-level responsibilities in the world of fashion, as well as its relations with figurative arts, communications and entertainment, or for independent careers in the fashion industry and a wide range of related fields. [+]

The Masters Programme in Fashion (LM-65) prepares students for high-level responsibilities in the world of fashion, as well as its relations with figurative arts, communications and entertainment, or for independent careers in the fashion industry and a wide range of related fields. Students acquire skills and specialist knowledge related to the development of the fashion industry, both historically and as an on-going trend, with special attention to cultural, symbolic and economic/financial factors, as well as the entrepreneurial and management skills necessary to work in this field. In particular, the programme will provide students with: Specific competences to identify, design, develop, manage, monitor and assess projects, production and economic/managerial aspects; Tools to analyse the human, historical and cultural influences that play a role in the production, use and commercialization of clothing, both in terms of historical/anthropological symbology and entrepreneurial market dynamics. Communications skills, linguistic and technological media, knowledge acquisition and transmission systems; Fashion industry history and clothing trends. [-]

Master in Fashion Business

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence
Campus Full time 11 months March 2018 Italy Florence

The Master in Fashion Business is designed for professionals and graduates wishing to acquire professional skills in new technologies applied to communication of the fashion industry. Florence, with its events Pitti Uomo, Pitti Filati, Pitti Bimbo and Vintage is recognised worldwide as a center of Italian fashion industry and the complete fashion production process, from the raw material to the object of fashion on display, which integrates advanced technologies, traditional techniques and crafts in favor of products and innovative communication services. IED Florence is itself the home of experts of all the dynamics of the fashion industry, Fashion Business Manager, able to deal with fashion business management, fashion events, public relations, advertising, publishing, new media (press, web, TV). [+]

Masters in Fashion Communication. THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH Entry requirements: The Master in Fashion Business welcome graduates, those who have obtained a diploma in private schools at academic level in the fields of Fashion, Communication and Marketing, and young professionals with experience in the field. Methodology and structure: The Master in Fashion Business has as its primary objective the development of skills and occupational skills (creative and communicative) of the participants through a critical, analytical and indirect approach to the fashion system and an experimental teaching method that combines theory and practice. The course includes the study and analysis of cultural, historical and socio-economic elements that define the world of contemporary fashion. The programme is structured to provide opportunities for students to work with Italian fashion brand on real cases, and to investigate, along with designers and professionals in the contemporary fashion system, the knowledge of the entire process of communication industry. Particular attention is given to integrated strategies that increasingly involve the use of new media and social media. The course focuses on the use of digital media and viral communication techniques. Students examine critically the topics of design and management, and how to work in team. The theme of fashion is examined in all its forms: history, communication, marketing, semiotics, visual communication. Particular attention is given to fashion events (exhibitions, fashion shows, events in the showrooms..) and their communication through press office, focusing on the roles of all the professionals involved (PR, stylists and photographers) and... [-]

Master in Fashion Design

East London University
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 South Africa East London

ELU's Fashion Design degree prepares students to be leaders in the global fashion industry. Fashion Design classes are intensive and real-world, focusing on the theoretical and practical, from the creative process and principles of design to the use of state-of-the-industry technology and software. [+]

ELU's Fashion Design degree prepares students to be leaders in the global fashion industry. Fashion Design classes are intensive and real-world, focusing on the theoretical and practical, from the creative process and principles of design to the use of state-of-the-industry technology and software. Students graduate having created an entire collection from their unique vision. The Fashion Design Program prepares students for careers in Fashion Design for the Apparel Industry. The curriculum stimulates creative expression in all aspects of Fashion Design, including fashion sketching, creative design, computer applications, draping, and pattern drafting. Students will understand the importance of communication and critical reasoning and the effect they have on this diversified and global industry. The program is structured to challenge and inspire students by incorporating artistic, technical, and theoretical elements into a realistic approach to the Fashion Design Industry. In this program, you'll: connect with industry leaders at guest lectures and industry events, and build a network of valuable contacts. complete an internship at a leading fashion house gives you experience and valuable connections. Internship sites have included Donna Karan, Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, and Tommy Hilfiger, among many others. have the opportunity to study abroad. Programs include the International Fashion Design degree that allows first-year students to begin their studies in France. [-]

Postgraduate Degree In Fashion Marketing And Communication

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Sao Paulo
Campus Full time 18 months March 2018 Brazil São Paulo

The course is structured in disciplines (360h) and the end of the program, the student must submit a term paper, project or thesis, according to the modality chosen for that class (40h), totaling 400h. [+]

Masters in Fashion Communication. THIS PROGRAM IS IN PORTUGUESE Taught Postgraduate degree in Fashion Marketing and Communication. Start Date: September Days: Mondays and Wednesdays (10 meetings) Hours: 19h30 to 22h45 Duration: 18 months Hours: 400 hours Registration until: September The graduate programs offered by the Faculty of Technology of the Istituto Europeo di Design are in legal compliance and meet the Resolutions CNE / CES No 1 of April 3, 2001 and paragraph 1, of June 8, 2007 the MEC - Ministry Education. The course is structured in disciplines (360h) and the end of the program, the student must submit a term paper, project or thesis, according to the modality chosen for that class (40h), totaling 400h. Goals: Fashion is creativity of expression, desire and image, but also need to be treated as a business, incorporating knowledge management, strategy and planning. The Master in Fashion Marketing and Communication offers training in marketing management and communication specific to the fashion business. The program features marketing areas applied to fashion, behavioral tendencies, branding, communication and retail management, information technology use and new distribution channels providing tools for the professional is prepared to act in marketing under the bias of fashion with knowledge of the industry and able to carry out fashion marketing plans, manage the planning of available resources and also use efficient management practices. The universe of the fashion industry has undergone several changes in recent years. Competition between brands is fierce and takes global dimensions. The distribution channels and retail... [-]

Master in Fashion Direction : Brand & Communication Management

Milano Fashion Institute
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Italy Milan

Brands have cultural identities and roots, which often come out from the products and the company’s technical expertise and craftsmanship, while in other cases it is the result of a careful brand strategy and communication architecture. The management and exploitation of this area are increasingly important for global competitiveness In this area, professionals are required to possess skills in order to create value for the final customer and the different other targets of communication and marketing strategies, as well as being able to interact with all the segments of the pipeline from design and product management to marketing and retailing. [+]

Master in Fashion Direction : Brand & Communication Management Brands have cultural identities and roots, which often come out from the products and the company’s technical expertise and craftsmanship, while in other cases it is the result of a careful brand strategy and communication architecture. The management and exploitation of this area are increasingly important for global competitiveness In this area, professionals are required to possess skills in order to create value for the final customer and the different other targets of communication and marketing strategies, as well as being able to interact with all the segments of the pipeline from design and product management to marketing and retailing. As a matter of fact, companies are conceiving these roles as based on multidisciplinary competences and on the ability of interacting with various “cultural languages”, understanding the sophisticated different feelings, moods and approaches that different market’ segments and targets possess,with traditional and digital tools and channels, Thus, the capability to translate this cultural D.N.A. and heritage into policy and managerial guidelines for the different processes involving brand positioning, advertising and marketing, communication and promotion is the next challenge that companies are facing. Visual imagery, communication conception, digital management, layout design, events and press management are the founding pillars of this profession. Milan – the Italian capital city of communication – the ideal setting and a competitive edge for a comprehensive learning environment. The Master Course is completely in English. During the whole course an Italian - English bilingual Teaching Assistant is... [-]

Master Communication And Digital Marketing Intensive Fashion

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid
Online & Campus Combined Full time 10  February 2018 Spain Madrid

Can we talk today of Fashion 2.0? Does the fashion comes before "in fashion"? Do the trends occurring in the networks and digital media rather than on the runways? All these issues are latent and present in the current reality. Social changes, new technologies, social networks, consumer evolution and democratization of fashion have led to question marks rethinking their strategies. [+]

Masters in Fashion Communication. Can we talk today about a Fashion 2.0? Is the fashion comes before "vogue"? Do the trends occurring in the networks and digital media rather than on the catwalks? All these issues are latent and present in the current reality. Social changes, new technologies, social networks, consumer evolution and democratization of fashion have led to question marks rethinking their strategies. For many brands this "digital age" has been an opportunity to make themselves known, or even reinvent position. The identity of a brand is a key to define a comprehensive and coherent strategy factor, not only in the design of the collection, but also in the business model, the type of products, the audience it addresses, etc. Nobody is aware of the media dimension that has reached this sector and how it influences all audiences, hence the importance of Intensive Master in Communication and Digital Marketing Fashion because it offers a vision from traditional media to the current world digital. This will bring us to the key concepts of digital communication, blogging platforms, social networking, management tools and analysis ... providing students with the skills to be an effective professional and ready to take on any challenge when . GOALS The main objectives of Intensive Master in Fashion Communication and focus on training students to the key design aspects, creation and implementation of digital communication strategies in the field of fashion, beauty and lifestyle allowing: Settling a solid foundation of communication and, in particular, of the... [-]

Master in Creative Direction

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Full time 9 months June 2017 Italy Florence

Creative Direction is a wide and deep program shaping the newest evolution of the fashion designer, the Creative Director. This is one who leads a design studio, the identity of a fashion brand, as well as specials project in the society of the spectacle, with the typical sensorial and conceptual approach required from art management. [+]

Creative Direction is a wide and deep program shaping the newest evolution of the fashion designer, the Creative Director. This is one who leads a design studio, the identity of a fashion brand, as well as specials project in the society of the spectacle, with the typical sensorial and conceptual approach required from art management. Creative Direction is based on 3 intersected areas. Design: the trend and cultural research resulting in a visualised concept. Brand: a market analysis resulting in brand identity strategy. Communications: the creation of written, visual and motion contents to be created and delivered by a team. This master’s course gives access to shows, trade fairs, exhibitions and museums in Italy and Europe, as well as internship opportunities. This course is run by teachers and guests from the industry, reviewing one-to-one the progress of the student. The final project is a concept book to be represented with a design installation in Villa Favard in front of a jury. The academic year is 9 months long, from June to March, with a total of 800 teaching hours, valuable for 80 credits. English language proficiency and experience in the field are required. Candidates with work experience or relevant studies in fashion and related fields will be selected after a enrolment questionnaire and an interview with the course’s leading teacher. Study Plan Design Sociology of the Imaginary: anthropology and psychology. Creative Direction: conceiving, visualising, briefing and implementing a concept. Trend Forecasting: spotting and then anchoring a trend to the main... [-]

Master in Fashion Elite

Istituto Marangoni
Campus Full time 8 months October 2017 Italy Milan France Paris United Kingdom London China Shanghai + 6 more

Aimed at maximum 12 excellent candidates per year, selected by the best fashion schools worldwide or from the world of work. [+]

Masters in Fashion Communication. Master in Fashion Elite the course Aimed at maximum 12 excellent candidates per year, selected by the best fashion schools worldwide or from the world of work, who have a minimum of professional experience and/or have launched a brand with great future potential. Maximum four participants will be chosen from each of the following educational pathways: Design, Art Direction and Business. Those selected will be expected to have a good first degree in design or business studies. The course is designed to train the future leaders of the fashion industry to understand, analyse and manage the key areas of a fashion company. Through the study of subjects such as collection-building, production methodologies, budgeting, marketing and communication, the participant can learn not only theoretical notions but to develop innovative and future-thinking practical approaches aimed at creating, making and launching a product or collection of products on the global market. These twelve participants will be divided into three interdisciplinary groups. Each group will consist of a participant with a design background, one with an art direction background and one with a business background. All three groups will attend a nine-month intensive course held by the best tutors and managers of the fashion industry in every area (design, art, business), during which they will develop their own business idea or an idea from the sponsoring brand. During the course each group will be supported by: a coach; three tutors, one for each subject area. There will be no pre-constructed... [-]

Master in Fashion and Luxury Goods Management

College de Paris
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 France Paris

The Master’s Degree in Fashion and Luxury Goods Management is part of international programs offered by the College of Paris, with a training entirely in English... [+]

The Collège de Paris brings together higher educational centres working in various fields of French excellence. All these schools have three basic values in common: - Educational excellence - An international perspective - Tailor made student tutoring The Master’s Degree in Fashion and Luxury Goods Management is part of international programs offered by the College of Paris, with a training entirely in English. Teaching units Management Financial Management Marketing and Communication Human Resources Financial Management IT Law Foreign Languages Professional training: Fashion and Luxury Goods Professional environment - Luxury and Fashion Culture - The Geopolitics of Luxury and Fashion - Fashion and Social Trends, Sociology of Fashion - Luxury Goods Marketing Fundamentals - Textile Purchasing and Marketing - Digital Marketing - Professions in the Field of Luxury and Fashion Professional internship Admission Academic level required: 180 ECTS credits or B.A. Level degree English level required: IELTS (5.5), TOEFL (70), TOEIC (750) International students We also give students from abroad assistance with administrative issues: residence papers, visas, health cover, banking and insurance, as well as helping them with their accommodation, whether in families, in private apartments or in University halls of residence. [-]

Master (MPS) in Global Fashion Supply Chain Management

LIM College
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 USA New York

Global Fashion Supply Chain Management is a response to the evolution of the global supply chain in the fashion industry. Students in this program gain the knowledge of supply chain management so they can be competitive candidates for industry management positions. Graduates from this program are equipped with the skills to fill positions in the areas of operations management, supply chain analytics, procurement and logistics. [+]

Masters in Fashion Communication. Global Fashion Supply Chain Management is a response to the evolution of the global supply chain in the fashion industry. Students in this program gain the knowledge of supply chain management so they can be competitive candidates for industry management positions. Graduates from this program are equipped with the skills to fill positions in the areas of operations management, supply chain analytics, procurement and logistics. A TRUE FASHION PROFESSIONAL Fashion is a global industry. Inspiration from North America can spark designs in Europe that are produced in Asia and delivered to customers all over the world. As we become increasingly dependent on a global supply chain, advanced knowledge in this emerging area will position you for world-wide success. Our MPS in Global Fashion Supply Chain Management gives you the skills you’ll need to lead a career in supply chain management and analytics, importing, distribution, or logistics. Curriculum FOUNDATION TOTAL CREDITS: 30 SEMESTER 1 MPSS 600 - SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT FUNDAMENTALS MPSS 601 - THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN FASHION AND THE SUPPLY CHAIN MPSS 602 - LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT MPSS 603 - GLOBAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT SEMESTER 2 MPSS 604 - STRATEGIC SOURCING SOLUTIONS MPSS 605 - PROJECT AND PEOPLE MANAGEMENT MPSS 606 - SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT FROM AN E-COMMERCE PERSPECTIVE MPSS 607 - SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYTICS SEMESTER 3 MPSS 608 - INNOVATION AND CHANGE MANAGEMENT MPSS 609 - CAPSTONE COURSE: SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT INDUSTRY PROJECT [-]

MSL in Fashion Law

Fordham University School of Law
Campus Full time Part time 1 year September 2017 USA New York + 1 more

Fashion law started here—and at Fordham Law we believe that legal knowledge in the global fashion industry can no longer be left to lawyers alone. [+]

For current and future fashion industry pros: A flexible master’s degree to give you the inside edge. Fashion law started here — and at Fordham Law we believe that legal knowledge in the global fashion industry can no longer be left to lawyers alone. Fashion industry professionals and entrepreneurs who enroll in the MSL in Fashion Law will develop their legal literacy while studying with the most distinguished faculty in the discipline, including both academics and industry insiders—in New York City, a capital of the world’s fashion industry. Whether you’re currently working in fashion or aspire to a career as a designer, production manager, licensing director, human resources coordinator, or C-suite executive, this program will prepare you to succeed. You’ll learn aspects of the law that arise throughout the life of a garment, starting with the designer’s original idea and continuing all the way to the consumer’s closet. You’ll explore what we’ve defined as the four pillars of fashion law: intellectual property business and finance, including areas such as investment, employment law, and real estate international trade and government regulation, including sustainability, privacy, and issues related to wearable technology consumer culture and civil rights You’ll also gain direct access to events and networking opportunities available through the nonprofit Fashion Law Institute. Established with the assistance of the Council of Fashion Designers of America, it’s the world’s first center dedicated to the law and business of fashion—and it’s based at Fordham Law. WHO TEACHES THE CLASSES? Courses are taught by a... [-]

Master in Fashion Management and Design

Marconi University
Campus Full time 12 months October 2017 Italy Rome

The Master in Fashion Management & Design provides specialized lessons and laboratory activities. The first introductory part provides students with the basis of the fashion product, inspiration and design, starting from the history of costume and fashion. [+]

Masters in Fashion Communication. The Master in Fashion Management & Design provides specialized lessons and laboratory activities. The first introductory part provides students with the basis of the fashion product, inspiration and design, starting from the history of costume and fashion. The second part, using the theoretical knowledge acquired from the previous lessons as a foundation, moves towards a more practical approach, providing students with insight into the Italian haute couture tradition. Duration: 12 months Credits: 60 ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) COURSES DESIGN THEORY INSTRUMENT AND METHODS FOR DESIGN FASHION DESIGN AND PROJECT HISTORY OF ART, FASHION AND COSTUME ORGANIZATION AND MANAGEMENT PROMOTION AND DISTRIBUTION Virtual Laboratories Laboratory I: Visual Elements of the Project Ed. 1 Laboratory II: Meta - project Ed. 1 Laboratory III: Cuves and Surfaces: Geometrical and Differential Analysis Ed. 1 Laboratory IV: Digital Representation Ed. 1 Laboratory V: Materials for Design – Technologies and Structures Ed. 1 Laboratory VI: Fashion, Mass Media and fashion Show Ed. 1 OUTCOMES AND PROFESSIONAL PROFILE Like all degree Programs at Marconi University, the Master in Fashion Management & Design is based on a concept called “Outcomes Based Learning”. This breaks up the educational experience into the categories of knowledge and ability, identifying the things a student should know and be able to do upon completion. The Master program is structured to train professionals to meet the needs of internationally renowned fashion designers, through an innovative approach combining theoretical knowledge with practical experiences. Virtual laboratories, case studies, lectures... [-]