Kickstart your fashion career with the Holmes Institute Bachelor of Fashion Business. Cover marketing, styling, buying, merchandising and more with the only true fashion business course in Australia.

The Holmes Institute Bachelor of Fashion Business is a course unlike anything else on offer in Australia, It includes elements of design theory but has a stronger focus on the other career pathways within the fashion industry. It includes subjects such as marketing, product management, styling, buying, merchandising, sourcing and supply chain and more. 

Understanding the realities of a multifaceted industry is key to your future success. Our faculty know the industry inside-out and will help you explore how different areas of the industry interact, getting you ready for your future career success


Melbourne or Sydney?

The choice is yours!

Two campuses to choose from!

Choose from Melbourne or Sydney. Or even switch semesters. Tailor your degree to suit your needs, and your work experience placements.



The units covered in the course include:

HF1201    Fashion Industry Analysis
HF1002    Fashion Textile Products
HF1003    Fashion Consumer Analysis & Behaviour
HF1004    Business Communication Strategies
HF1205    Cultural History of Fashion as Aesthetic Economy
HF1204    Principles of Fashion Management
HF1206    Fashion Product Management and Accounting
HF2201    Fashion Brand Management in the Aesthetic Economy
HF2203    Buying & Financial Decision-making
HF2208    Ethical and Legal Fashion Business
HF2205    Fashion Product Development Strategies
HF2206    Visual Merchandising and Stock Management
HF2207    Fashion Marketing Strategies
HF2202    Sustainable Sourcing and Supplying Fashion Products
HF3001    Major Project 1 – Research & Development
HF3002    Major Project 2 – Integrated Business Plan
HF3206    Creative Collaboration in the Fashion Industry
HF3204    Micro & Macro Economical Strategies for Fashion
HF3005    Research Methods for Fashion Management
HF3012    Illustration Elective
HF3013    Styling Elective
HF3203    Financial Data Management & Specialised Software
HF3207    Integrated Strategic Management






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