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School of Art and Design

Applications accepted for fall only.      NYSED: 87060     HEGIS 1009

The Fabric Styling program provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to prepare them as stylists for positions in a number of diverse fields such as fabric styling, photo styling, film styling, fashion publishing, and many others.

Semester 5Credits
MAJOR AREAFS 312 - Research Techniques1.5
FS 322 - Fashion Knit Design2
FS 331 - Fabric Styling I3
RELATED AREATS 341 - Survey of Textile Printing Technology2.5
TD 312 - Computer Graphics for Textile Design I2
ID 322 - Decorative Arts Survey **2
SC 032 - Color Science Laboratory1
Semester 6
MAJOR AREAFS 451 - Color Combinations and Repeats3
RELATED AREABE 261 - Starting a Small Business3
ID 201 - Color for Interiors2.5
TD 412 - Computer Graphics for Textile Design II2
AR 301 - Fashion Art for Textile Designers2
GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORYchoice - see American History* G103
Semester 7
MAJOR AREAFS 341 - Role of Fabrics in Fashion: 1860 to Present ** 3
FS 432 - CAD for Woven and Print Styling2
FS 433 - Digital Presentation for the Fabric Stylist2
FS 431 - Fabric Styling II2
RELATED AREAAC 111 - Advertising and Promotion3
PH 162 - Photographic Styling2
GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORYchoice - see Foreign Language* G83
Semester 8
MAJOR AREAFS 424 - Home Fashion Design3
FS 453 - Professional Presentation1.5
RELATED AREAIN 331 - Global Sourcing for Stylists3
ELECTIVEFS 491 - Internship2
or choice - General Elective1.5-3
GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORYchoice - see Foreign Language*3
choice - see Other World Civilizations* G93
 Total Credits: 66.5-68

*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. 

American History: 3 credits
CHOICE of EN 271, 272, or 335, or LA 221, or any other non-HA course that meets General Education American History requirement (G10).

Foreign Language: 6 credits
Two semesters of the same foreign language, one of which must meet G8.

Other World Civilizations: 3 credits
CHOICE of HA 121, 221, 223, 224, 225, 226, or any other HA course that meets General Education Other World Civilizations requirement (G9).

** Meets NASAD Art/Design History Requirements.

NOTE: For admission requirements, see program eligibility at .  TS 111 Fundamentals of Textiles must be completed prior to beginning this program.