Affordable, Sustainable Fashion!?
Project Description

The purpose of this research is to investigate changes in fashion consumption behaviour and views on sustainability during COVID-19 pandemic. This study is part of a multinational collaboration involving various researchers from universities across Europe, the Middle East, North America and Asia - The UROP project will focus on the analysis of survey data collected in Hong Kong.

Supervisor
SAUERWEIN Meike
Co-Supervisor
MATUS Kira
SINGH, Renu
Quota
4
Course type
UROP1000
UROP1100
UROP2100
UROP3100
UROP4100
Applicant's Roles

Students will facilitate the research process including
- survey conduct and statistical analysis
- literature review
- assist in writing up of a draft for publishing results

Applicants with basic statistical knowledge are preferred

Applicant's Learning Objectives

The project allows students to directly work with faculty and gain hands on research experience. It will provide students with knowledge related to textile consumption and sustainability, enhance their analytical and critical thinking skills, teach them how to effectively conduct literature reviews and train their skills in handling software for analysis and reference management purposes.

Complexity of the project
Moderate