School of Art and Design
Applications accepted for fall only. NYSED: 27491 HEGIS 1009
The Accessories Design major offers design, technical, and business skills to prepare students for careers in design, product development, merchandising, and entrepreneurship. Curriculum below is for the entering class of Fall 2016.
|MAJOR AREA||LD 332 - Theatrical and Character Footwear||3|
|LD 342 - Zippered Handbags Design||2.5|
|LD 371 - Accessories that have Changed Fashion||2.5|
|RELATED AREA||JD 138 - Introduction to CAD Modeling for Designers||2|
|LIBERAL ARTS||HA 344 - History of Western Costume||3|
|choice - see Liberal Arts Requirements*||3|
|MAJOR AREA||LD 331 - Athletic Footwear Design||3|
|LD 451 - Sports-Specific Bags and Carrying Gear||2.5|
|RELATED AREA||JD 237 - 3D Digital Object Design||2|
|TD 362 - Screen Printing for Accessories Design||2|
|LIBERAL ARTS||choice - see History of Art||3|
|choice -see Foreign Language*||3|
|PE/HEALTH||choice - PE/Health||1|
|MAJOR AREA||LD 333 - Nontraditional Footwear Design||2.5|
|LD 341 - Unconventional Handbag Techniques||2.5|
|LD 471 - The Accessories Industry||2.5|
|LD 492 - Portfolio Development||3|
|RELATED AREA||choice - see Related Area Elective**||3|
|LIBERAL ARTS||choice - see Foreign Language*||3|
|MAJOR AREA||LD 491 - Accessories Design Senior Project||3|
|RELATED AREA||IC 497 - Senior Internship C: Career Planning||3|
|choice - see Related Area Elective**||3|
|LIBERAL ARTS||choice - see Requirements*||3|
|TOTAL CREDIT REQUIREMENTS|
Fall 2016 Requirements: See below.
* Liberal Arts: 18 credits
- Liberal Arts elective: 6 credits. Select a Liberal Arts course (for which prerequisites have been met) from the following subject areas: CH (Chinese), EN (English), FI (Film and Media) - any FI course other than FI 261, 361, 461, 362, and 462, FR (French), HA (History of Art), HE (Health Education) HE 201, or 301, IT (Italian), JA (Japanese), MU (Music) MU 202, 203, or 391, HI (History), MA (Math), LA (Liberal Arts), MC (Modern Languages and Cultures), PE (Physical Education and Dance) PE 215, 216, 217, PL (Philosophy), SC (Science), SP (Spanish), and SS (Social Sciences). See Liberal Arts Courses.
- Foreign Language: 6 credits. Two semesters of the same foreign language, one of which must meet General Education Foreign Language requirement (G8). See the list of courses available in Foreign Languages.
**Related Area Electives: 6 credits. CHOICE of any two to four elective courses in Art and Design (for which prerequisites have been met) totaling 6 credits.