Curriculum

Major Requirements

Degree: BFA
Curriculum: Fashion Communication (FCO)
Elective Courses: 16 credits
General Education Courses: 31 credits
Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD): 8 Non-Credit Classes
Major courses: 73 credits (see the breakdown below)
Required: 70 credits
Principles of Marketing
3 credits
Digital Photography
3 credits
Fashion Perspectives
3 credits
Creative Process
3 credits
Textiles
3 credits
Technology for Fashion Presentation
3 credits
Fashion Communication
3 credits
Trend Forecasting
3 credits
Product Development
3 credits
Fashion Show Production and Coordination
3 credits
History and Culture of Dress and Fashion
3 credits
Fashion Journalism
3 credits
Art Direction and Photo Styling
3 credits
Fashion Communication Capstone Research
2 credits
Fashion Communication Capstone Project and Research
3 credits
Fashion Industry Internship
1 credits
Current Issues in the Global Fashion Industry
3 credits
Post-Internship Seminar
1 credits
Communication, Media and Society
3 credits
Principles of Strategic Communication
3 credits
Visual Communication
3 credits
Communication Design Applications
3 credits
Media Writing and Production
3 credits
Creating Online Media
3 credits
Information and Promotion Design
3 credits
Electives: 3 credits
Consumer Behavior
3 credits
Filmmaking I
3 credits
Digital Video Editing
3 credits
Drawing for Design Arts
3 credits
Color and Pattern on Fabric
3 credits
Artisan Studio I
3 credits
Artisan Studio II: Pattern to Print
3 credits
Artisan Studio III
3 credits
Introduction to Creative Writing
3 credits
Visual Merchandising and Display
3 credits
Integrated Marketing Communications
3 credits
Innovation and Design Studio
3 credits