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<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CDFA 840</span>

CDFA 840 Start Your Own Fashion Business

Course series
Communication & Design Program Area

Duration: 3 Hours
Fee: $147.81* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment; HST Included.)

Do you have what it takes to be a fashion entrepreneur? This workshop will help you answer the question. Whether you want to start your own label or offer your services on a freelance basis to the fashion business, we will introduce you to the tools needed and help you plan and start your own design or fashion business in Canada. Topics include the business of getting started, industry timing, costing, trademarks, licensing, marketing your collection, low-cost promotion strategies, and getting export-ready.

Material Fee: A material fee of $25 is included in the total fee indicated above. For further information, see Material Fees.

Some knowledge of fashion design, apparel production, and business planning is recommended.

Fall 2017
Enrolment for this term is closed.
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Fall 2017.
Winter 2018
Enrolment for Winter 2018 is currently open; see Important Dates for specific enrolment periods. See Enrolment for instructions on enrolling online, by mail, or in person. Undergraduate Students: Please enrol using RAMSS for courses applicable to your degree program.
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Winter 2018
Spring/Summer 2018
This term is not yet open for enrolment via the Shopping Cart. Priority enrolment for certificate students for this term begins on February 12, 2018. Regular enrolment begins on February 26, 2018.
Classroom Delivery Option
Saturday1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 28 Apr 2018-28 Apr 2018

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