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Worth to Westwood: Fashion History
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Fashion Design II, Grades 9-12
Explore the role of fashion in society and the positive impact fashion designers can have on the world. Develop your skills in fashion drawing and garment construction. Hear guest speakers and take field trips to learn about socially and environmentally responsible design.
Aug 05 - Aug 16
On Campus
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday
9:00 - 3:50 PM
Summer 2019
Intro to Cinema Studies
A survey of major theories and the critical literature on film from the 1920s to the present. Students develop an overall view of film theory and criticism with respect to the various modes of inquiry that have influenced the study of cinema.
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 3971 - NFLM 0240 A
  • San Miguel, Heliodoro
Aug 28 - Dec 11
On Campus
Wednesday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Fall 2019
Movements in World Cinema 1
This course introduces students to the history of cinema from the 1890s until 1960. The course begins with the experiments of Louis Lumière, the creation of cinematic language by D.W. Griffith, and the development of “montage” by Sergei Eisenstein, the course surveys the changing aesthetics, narrative styles, and ideologies in German, Russian, French, Italian, and Hollywood cinema of the first half of the 20th centur...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 3972 - NFLM 0250 A
  • Anemone, Anthony
Aug 28 - Dec 11
On Campus
Wednesday
8:00 - 9:50 PM
Fall 2019
The Art of Film
This course lays the foundation for understanding the practical techniques, specialized language, and unique aesthetics of motion pictures. Students analyze the basic elements of cinematic form as seen through essential properties of the medium, including editing, cinematography, production design, and sound design, and gain an appreciation of film history and of the impact of culture and technology on the developmen...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 3973 - NFLM 0341 A
  • Heuson, Jennifer
Aug 28 - Dec 11
On Campus
Wednesday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Fall 2019
The Art of Film
This course lays the foundation for understanding the practical techniques, specialized language, and unique aesthetics of motion pictures. Students analyze the basic elements of cinematic form as seen through essential properties of the medium, including editing, cinematography, production design, and sound design, and gain an appreciation of film history and of the impact of culture and technology on the developmen...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 3990 - NFLM 0341 C
  • TBA, Faculty
Aug 29 - Dec 12
On Campus
Thursday
8:00 - 9:50 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: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5106 - PCFD 0302 A
  • Sheikh, Aneesa
Sep 09 - Dec 02
On Campus
Monday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Painting 1
This class is for students who have a basic understanding of oil painting as well as the beginning oil painter. Students who wish to build a portfolio to apply for higher education will benefit from this class, as will those who want to improve their painting skills. Both painting from the figure and still life painting are explored. References to art history and contemporary artists are included to support student l...
Sep 10 - Dec 03
On Campus
Tuesday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Professional Practices: Fashion Design
This course introduces you to working in the fashion industry, whether your focus is fashion design, illustration, textile design, buying or merchandising. Through lectures, research, presentations by visiting professionals, and field trips, you are familiarized with current models of practice and study the various roles involved in shaping a contemporary fashion business. Whether you intend to freelance or intern, e...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5122 - PCFD 0502 A
  • Chuang, Catherine
Sep 10 - Oct 22
On Campus
Tuesday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Typography 1
An in-depth understanding of typographic concepts and methods is essential for effective visual communication. Students examine the evolution of the alphabet and the history and basics of typographic style (with an emphasis on 20th-century type design and application). Projects help students understand the difference between legibility and readability and develop a discerning eye and the ability to create effective a...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5125 - PCGA 0101 A
  • Siegel, Etta
Sep 10 - Dec 03
On Campus
Tuesday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Fashion Design Basic Core
This intensive course is aimed at those who wish to engage in all aspects of the design process. It provides students with a foundation in the construction and graphic skills necessary for a career in fashion design and related industries. The course is taught in two sections—one in fashion design sketching and concept development and the other in sewing and construction methods. Each section is taught by a separate ...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 4998 - PCFD 0100 A
  • Nelson, Evelyn
Sep 11 - Dec 11
On Campus
Wednesday & Friday
7:00 - 9:50 PM
Fall 2019
Fashion Merchandising
Study the fundamentals of fashion merchandising principles and the techniques you need to operate as a merchandiser in a successful fashion apparel company or as an entrepreneurial boutique owner. Analyze case studies outlining merchandising strategies used by manufacturers and retailers. Study the impact of consumer behavior and how it leads to forecasting. Learn about "global merchandising", where it's effective, a...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5114 - PCFD 0806 A
  • Lazarides, Athena
Sep 11 - Dec 11
On Campus
Wednesday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Fashion Industry Profile: NYC
Delve into the business of fashion in New York City, one of the world’s most important fashion capitals. Survey New York City’s industry structure across primary, secondary, and auxiliary markets. Explore the interrelationships between design, production, and marketing as they are practiced here. Examine recent developments in regional production, within and outside of the traditional Garment Center, and the skilled ...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5109 - PCFD 0814 A
  • TBA, Faculty
Sep 12 - Nov 14
On Campus
Thursday
4:00 - 6:40 PM
Fall 2019
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