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Spring 2019
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Graphic Design History
This course covers the history of graphic design from the mid-19th century through the digital revolution. Influential movements are examined, including arts and crafts, art nouveau, Dada, Constructivism, De Stijl, Bauhaus, Neue Grafik, DIY Punk, and today’s digital landscape. Students explore the evolution of the discipline from typesetting to lithography to digital design and investigate the relationship of the gra...
Mar 04 - May 12
Online
Spring 2019
Economic & Cultural Context of Design (Online - 2 of 5)
This course surveys the broader economic and social context in which design leaders work. We examine salient phenomena and concepts such as automation, agility, and resilience and discuss how they affect business and design practices. Students develop thought leadership around select topics to influence strategic conversations within their organizations and in their industries. This is one of the five that courses a...
Feb 25 - Apr 14
Online
Spring 2019
Movements in World Cinema 2
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  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 4957 - NFLM 0251 A
  • Heuson, Jennifer
Jan 28 - May 13
On Campus
Monday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Spring 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 5246 - PCFD 0302 A
  • Maxmen, Mary
Jan 28 - Apr 29
On Campus
Monday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Spring 2019
Kitchen and Bath
Visualize your dream kitchen and bathroom, then piece it together without bumping your head on the range hood. This class explores basic planning and layout; selection of materials, cabinets, and appliances; essential services; ventilation; lighting; conveying a design idea; and evaluating the existing setup for remodeling. Short assignments and final projects help you tackle practical realities.Prerequisite: Basic D...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5300 - PCID 0122 A
  • Pisarski, Conrad
Jan 26 - Apr 20
On Campus
Saturday
1:00 - 3:30 PM
Spring 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 5270 - PCGA 0101 B
  • Kennedy, Steven
Jan 26 - Apr 20
On Campus
Saturday
10:00 - 12:30 PM
Spring 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 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 the d...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5252 - PCFD 0804 A
  • Madalena, Jeffrey
Jan 24 - Apr 18
On Campus
Thursday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Spring 2019
Graphic Design History
This course covers the history of graphic design from the mid-19th century through the digital revolution. Influential movements are examined, including arts and crafts, art nouveau, Dada, Constructivism, De Stijl, Bauhaus, Neue Grafik, DIY Punk, and today’s digital landscape. Students explore the evolution of the discipline from typesetting to lithography to digital design and investigate the relationship of the gra...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5278 - PCGA 0301 A
  • Daley, Anna
Jan 24 - Apr 18
On Campus
Thursday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Spring 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 5256 - PCFD 0806 A
  • Soundararajan, Vasumathi
Jan 23 - Apr 17
On Campus
Wednesday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Spring 2019
Fashion Marketing Global Environment
This course examines fundamental marketing concepts in the global fashion marketing environment. Students explore consumer insights, positioning, competitive advantage, and channel decisions using both theoretical and practical approaches. Students analyze and identify target markets and become aware of key marketing decisions as they develop a global marketing plan for a fashion company. Prerequisites: none.
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5264 - PCFD 0809 A
  • Polizzi, Jeanine
Jan 23 - Apr 17
On Campus
Wednesday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Spring 2019
Architecture of New York
New York has a compelling architectural heritage, from the Federal-style rowhouse to the modern skyscraper. Acquaint yourself with the philosophy and forces that have shaped our city. Using the city as a classroom, physically experience New York City architecture and its urban environments. Learn to identify architectural styles and understand them in the context of social, economic, and technological currents. The f...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5302 - PCID 0970 A
  • Kriskiewicz, John
Jan 23 - Apr 17
On Campus
Wednesday
9:15 - 11:45 AM
Spring 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...
Jan 22 - May 13
Online
Spring 2019
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