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Fashion Design Minor

This minor focuses on methods of fashion design and is intended for students who want to learn how to design fashion apparel.  The minor is planned to prepare students for a number of careers in the fashion industry that require competence in apparel construction and design, flat pattern, and draping.

Required Courses:

Required Courses I (6 credits)

FMD 141 Fashion Fundamentals
FMD 155 Introduction to Textiles

Required Courses II (3 credits)

Select one of the following:

FMD 241 Fashion Design
FMD 246 CAD for Fashion Merchandising & Design

Required Courses III (12 credits)

FMD 140 Introduction to Clothing Construction & Design
FMD 245 Fashion Design Method
FMD 345 Draping Fundamentals
FMD 347 Digital Pattern Development and Virtual Fit
FMD 447 Fashion Design Studio III

Total credits: 21

Note: Students majoring in fashion merchandising must complete FMD 241.


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