his 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 I (6 credits)
FMD 141 Apparel Design Analysis
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.