Textile Development and Marketing One-Year AAS Degree Program

http://fitnyc.edu/tdm

School of Business and Technology

Applications accepted for fall only.      NYSED: 00841     HEGIS 5313

The major in Textile Development and Marketing prepares students for careers in sustainable fabric development, color creation, and management for fashion apparel and home furnishings end uses, with an emphasis on textile applications and forensics, global sourcing, and marketing.

Semester 1Credits
MAJOR AREATS 215 - The History of Textile Trade and Technology2
TS 111 - Fundamentals of Textiles3
RELATED AREAIN 201 - Global Sourcing in the Textile Industries3
MG 108 - Apparel and Home Textile Products Manufacturing2
TD 224 - Computer-Aided Print Design1.5
FM 114 - Introduction to the Fashion Industry3
LIBERAL ARTSSC 147 - The Forensics of Fiber Analysis3
Semester 2
MAJOR AREATT 174 - Fabric Development3
TT 201 - Fabrics for Private Label/Vertical Retailer3
TT 247 - Color Creation and Sustainable Applications3
TT 275 - Textile Marketing3
TT 276 - Fabrics for Interiors2
RELATED AREA ELECTIVE**IC 296 - AAS Internship B: Career Exploration2
or choice - Related Area Elective** 
TOTAL CREDIT REQUIREMENTS
RELATED AREA ELECTIVE**2
MAJOR AREA19
RELATED AREA9.5
LIBERAL ARTS3
 Total Credits: 33.5

NOTE: It is the student's responsibility to demonstrate to the department chairperson proficiency in basic Excel and Accounting skills through coursework or other means. Students who do not demonstrate such competency may be required to take MG 153 and MG 242.

**Related Area Electives:
CHOICE of AC 221, AR 115, HP 201, ID 101, LD 101, PH 118, or PH 162.