Fashion Marketing - Buyer's Profile
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The Fashion Marketing—Buyer’s Profile program is geared towards teaching you an exciting profession where you can expose your talent, and even influence future fashion collections!

As a buyer, you will select and purchase clothing as well as accessories for a boutique’s specific clientele. Your intuition and sense of aesthetic will be useful to analyze and predict fashion trends.

Prepare yourself for the exciting, competitive and multi-faceted world of fashion!

About E-learning

Learn more about this stimulating and interactive training method.

How does it work ?

Discover the variety of advantages of the online training.

Student Services available

Discover the many services available to you throughout your studies.

  • High-quality training with rich media content.
  • Continuous evaluation of your understanding of the subject at hand.
  • A variety of courses available remotely.
  • A combination of virtual classes, self-guided training, and homework for a minimum amount of class hours and a maximum amount of freedom.
  • Virtual evening classes.
  • Length of program: 16 months.
  • 20 hours/ week of work (includes self-guided training, virtual classes and individual study time).
  • Fibre and textile kit
  • Simply Accounting
  • Computer with 64 bits 3GHz processor
  • Windows 7 or higher
  • Minimum 4GB of RAM
  • Hard Drive 500GB
  • High Speed Internet access
  • Firefox Internet Browser
  • Screen with minimum resolution of 1080 x 900 (1280 x 1024 recommended)
  • Sound Card, headphones and microphones
  • Application software and peripherals required for the course
  • Burner, blank CDs and DVDs
  • Flatbed Scanner

Students are responsible for ensuring compatibility with the software.

Semester 1

  • The History of Fashion
  • The Marketing of Fashion
  • Fashion Occupations
  • Fiber & Textile Analysis

Semester 2

  • Principles of Accounting
  • Analysis of Styles & Trends
  • Planning a Selection of Clothing and Accessories
  • Developing an Exclusive Clothing Strategy

Semester 3

  • Choosing a Selection of Clothing and Accessories
  • Prospecting for Clients and Suppliers
  • Introduction to Financial and Budgetary Planning
  • Approaches to Planning

Semester 4

  • Managing a Sales Force
  • Managing Fashion Merchandise
  • Import/Export Distribution
  • Integration Project

If you have these qualities or skills, then a career in Fashion Marketing may be for you!

  • Aesthetic sensibility
  • Creativity
  • Interest in public relations and teamwork
  • Dynamism and initiative
  • Interest in business
  • Strong interest in fashion and everything connected to it
  • An ability to communicate with and convince people


After completing the Fashion Marketing E-learning program, you will have earned your diploma from LaSalle College, and gain access to the following fields of employment:

  • Purchase, sale, promotion and distribution of fashion merchandise
  • Predicting styles & trends
  • Evaluating target clientele needs
  • Managing communication
  • Managing marketing strategie