Fashion Design - Knitwear BFA Degree Program
School of Art and Design
Applications accepted for fall only. NYSED: 00735 HEGIS 1009
The Fashion Design - Knitwear program provides students with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on experience needed to excel in the fashion industry in the area of Knitwear.
|MAJOR AREA||FD 321 - Computerized Pattern Design||1.5|
|FF 321 - 20th-Century Style and the Modern Designer||2|
|FF 351 - Knitwear Design I||1.5|
|FD 351 - Body Contour||1.5|
|FD 352 - Knitwear Design: Flat Pattern Design and Sewing||1.5|
|FD 353 - Knitwear Design: Machine Knitting||2|
|RELATED AREA||FM 301 - Fashion Merchandising for Apparel Designers||3|
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||choice - see Other World Civilizations* G9||3|
|MAJOR AREA||FD 354 - Knitwear Design: Draping, Advanced Sewing, and Flat Pattern Design||1.5|
|FD 355 - Primavision I||1.5|
|FF 352 - Knitwear Design II||1.5|
|RELATED AREA||FM 324 - Business of Licensing||3|
|FS 322 - Fashion Knit Design||2|
|MG 301 - Apparel Production: Labor Analysis||2|
|TS 261 - Introduction to Weft Knitting Principles||3|
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||choice - see Foreign Language* G8||3|
|MAJOR AREA||FD 356 - Seamless Knit Design: Stoll M1||2|
|FD 451 - Knitwear Design: Full Fashion and Pointelle||2|
|FD 452 - Primavision II||1.5|
|FF 395 - Portfolio: Knitwear Design||1.5|
|RELATED AREA||TS 431 - Advanced Concepts in Weft Knitting||2.5|
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||choice - see Foreign Language*||3|
|choice - see History of Art and Civilization*||3|
|MAJOR AREA||FD 497 - Senior Collection: Knitwear||2|
|FF 491 - Internship||2|
|FF 492 - E-Portfolio||1|
|RELATED AREA||TS 366 - Experimentations with Weft Knitting Structures and Machinery||2|
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||choice - see American History* G10||3|
|choice - see Liberal Arts Elective*||3||TOTAL CREDIT REQUIREMENTS|
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||18|
*Fall 2014 Requirements: See below.
FIT's Gen Ed courses are organized along the following categories: G1 Basic Communication; G2 Mathematics; G3 Natural Sciences; G4 Social Sciences; G5 Western Civilization; G6 The Arts; G7 Humanities; G8 Foreign Language; G9 Other World Civilizations; G10 American History.
Foreign Language: 6 credits
Two semesters of the same foreign language, one of which must meet G8.
Liberal Arts Elective: 3 credits
CHOICE of any non-HA course from the following areas: CH (Chinese), EN (English/Speech), FR (French), IT (Italian), JA (Japanese), LA (Liberal Arts), MA (Math), SC (Science), SP (Spanish), or SS (Social Sciences).