||This course is an introduction to the basic principles of the fashion industry through designing and merchandising apparel. By learning the fundamental elements of production, students discover the critical process from designer to consumer. Utilization of historical and contemporary cultural events are addressed as they provide inspirational factors in trend development and consumerism within the field. Insight into the various aspects of the business such as accomplishments of iconic retailers, seasonal couture collections, home fashions and significant developments in retail operations are developed and conveyed through creative projects.
3 Credit Hours
Course Descriptions » Fashion Merchandising