Fashion Studies Courses
Fashion Design Basics
27-0401-41 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 3 credits
Course introduces students to the basics of fashion drawing, developing themes, color palettes and trend research towards designing their own fashion collections. The course also includes in-class assignments that enhance creative experimentation through exploration of various fashion silouettes, clothing styles and materials that aide the design process.
27-0910-41 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM; 3 credits
This course provides an exciting overview of the fashion industry. The principles of teamwork, decision-making, project management and creativity are heavily emphasized. Field trips to top retailers, plus class visitations by experts in the local fashion business are vital parts of this program. A major highlight of the course is a fashion show that is wholly planned and produced by the class. Students are required to design and produce a garment regardless of their level of expertise. This course is an excellent oppertunity for those who are interested in pursuing fashion as a career.