School of Art and Design
Applications accepted for fall only. NYSED: 00735 HEGIS 1009
The BFA in Fashion Design's Special Occasion concentration provides students with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on experience needed to excel in the fashion industry in the area of Special Occasion. Registering for the concentration is based on availability.
|MAJOR AREA||FD 321 - Computerized Pattern Design||1.5|
|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|
|FF 321 - 20th-Century Style and the Modern Designer||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 231 - Haute Couture Sewing Techniques||2|
|FD 232 - Haute Couture Decorative Techniques and Embellishments||2|
|FD 374 - Flat Pattern Design for Special Occasion||1.5|
|FF 391 - Bridal Design: Portfolio||2|
|RELATED AREA||FM 324 - Business of Licensing||3|
|MG 301 - Apparel Production: Labor Analysis||2|
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||choice - see Foreign Language* G8||3|
|MAJOR AREA||FD 375 - Textile Lace and Technology I||1.5|
|FD 472 - Foundation Fitting Techniques||1.5|
|FD 474 - Bridal Design||2|
|FF 397 - Senior Portfolio: Special Occasion||2|
|FD 471 - Foundation Design||2|
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||choice - see History of Art and Civilization*||3|
|choice - see Foreign Language*||3|
|MAJOR AREA||FD 495 - Senior Collection: Special Occasion||3|
|FF 491 - Internship||2|
|FF 492 - E-Portfolio||1|
|ELECTIVE||choice - General Elective||1.5-3|
|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 (Mathematics), SC (Science), SP (Spanish), or SS (Social Sciences).