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Worth to Westwood:Fashion Hist
In this course, we explore fashion beginning with the father of haute couture and concluding with the designer who brought punk and new wave fashion into the mainstream. We discuss fashion in its historical context, examining economic and technological influences, as well as those from the world of arts and artists. Broad thematic considerations include the nature of fashion (what it is and what it does) and its rela...
  • Programs: Online Learning
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 5011 - PCFD 1802 X1
  • Hughes, Patrick
Aug 26 - Oct 27
Online
Fall 2019
Construction Techniques 2
Building on the basic draping, patternmaking, and sewing skills learned in Construction Techniques I, explore intricate draping exercises to design more tailored apparel and study advanced patternmaking applications. Make muslin tests of garments and use fabric to create a finished garment. Prerequisite: Construction Techniques I or the equivalent.
Sep 13 - Dec 06
On Campus
Friday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Construction Techniques 1
Learn basic draping, flat patternmaking, and sewing techniques, along with principles of design. Topics covered include three-dimensional muslin interpretation of skirts and bodices, developing slopers, and constructing a garment. Bring to the first class a #2 pencil, pins, paper scissors, and one yard of lightweight muslin. Prerequisites: none.
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5007 - PCFD 1310 A
  • Nelson, Evelyn
Sep 14 - Dec 07
On Campus
Saturday
1:00 - 3:30 PM
Fall 2019
Construction Techniques 1
Learn basic draping, flat patternmaking, and sewing techniques, along with principles of design. Topics covered include three-dimensional muslin interpretation of skirts and bodices, developing slopers, and constructing a garment. Bring to the first class a #2 pencil, pins, paper scissors, and one yard of lightweight muslin. Prerequisites: none.
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5008 - PCFD 1310 B
  • De Verteuil, Phyllis
Sep 15 - Dec 08
On Campus
Sunday
10:00 - 12:30 PM
Fall 2019
The Medium of Fashion: Textiles, Structure, and Surface
In this course, you learn about the practical application of the materials, elements, and techniques used in the fabrication of modern apparel within the fashion industry. Aimed at students of fashion design or design professionals interested in understanding the “how” as well as the “why” of textiles, this course covers the components involved in the design and manufacture of apparel and accessories. Topics covered ...
  • Programs: Online Learning
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 5005 - PCFD 1270 X1
  • O'Meara, Liam
Oct 07 - Dec 15
Online
Fall 2019
The Medium of Fashion: Textiles, Structure, and Surface
In this course, you learn about the practical application of the materials, elements, and techniques used in the fabrication of modern apparel within the fashion industry. Aimed at students of fashion design or design professionals interested in understanding the “how” as well as the “why” of textiles, this course covers the components involved in the design and manufacture of apparel and accessories. Topics covered ...
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5006 - PCFD 1270 A
  • TBA, Faculty
Sep 13 - Dec 06
On Campus
Friday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Patternmaking
Learn the fundamentals of design room patternmaking using basic body slopers. Become familiar with all areas of basic styling, including body slopers, skirts, bodices, collars, sleeves, and dresses. Develop paper patterns and make a fabric sample that demonstrates proper fit. Prerequisites: none.
Sep 14 - Dec 07
On Campus
Saturday
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Fall 2019
Worth to Westwood:Fashion Hist
In this course, we explore fashion beginning with the father of haute couture and concluding with the designer who brought punk and new wave fashion into the mainstream. We discuss fashion in its historical context, examining economic and technological influences, as well as those from the world of arts and artists. Broad thematic considerations include the nature of fashion (what it is and what it does) and its rela...
  • Programs: Online Learning
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 5012 - PCFD 1802 X2
  • Santandrea, Lisa
Oct 07 - Dec 15
Online
Fall 2019
Fashion Trends
This course examines significant cultural phenomena that shape new sensibilities in fashion. Themes covered in the historically-based-image lectures include revolution, music, cosmopolitanism, film, dissemination of couture, memory, and the acquisition of “the look.” This course also incorporates discussions and viewings of current collection showings from the world’s fashion capitals. Prerequisites: none.
  • Programs: Online Learning
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 5013 - PCFD 1820 X1
  • Hughes, Patrick
Oct 07 - Dec 15
Online
Fall 2019
Fashion Entrepreneurship
Students aspiring to become entrepreneurs in the fashion industry examine the skills needed to conceive, finance, open, and operate a successful fashion business. Through collaborative research and hands-on practice, students learn about the elements of opening a business and navigating the complexities of working with a team. They learn to create business models and structure legal business organizations and explore...
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5014 - PCFD 1840 A
  • BERGER, DONNA
Sep 12 - Dec 05
On Campus
Thursday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Fashion Entrepreneurship
Students aspiring to become entrepreneurs in the fashion industry examine the skills needed to conceive, finance, open, and operate a successful fashion business. Through collaborative research and hands-on practice, students learn about the elements of opening a business and navigating the complexities of working with a team. They learn to create business models and structure legal business organizations and explore...
  • Programs: Online Learning
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 5015 - PCFD 1840 X1
  • BERGER, DONNA
Aug 26 - Oct 27
Online
Fall 2019
Consumer Behavior
Today’s competitive marketing climate has led many companies to explore theories of consumer behavior. This course focuses on the profile of the consumer—psychographics and demographics—and consumer interests, with an emphasis on generational marketing. Segmented and niche markets and their development are also discussed. Prerequisites: none.
  • Programs: Online Learning
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 5016 - PCFD 1855 X1
  • Johnson, Marie
Aug 26 - Oct 27
Online
Fall 2019
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