FD 131 — Sewing Techniques I
1.5 credits; 3 lab hours
Students learn the basic professional techniques used in the construction of designers' sample garments. Sewing techniques--including cutting, construction, and finishing--are explored, using industrial equipment to create sample garments in cotton or cotton-type fabrics.
http://fitnyc.edu/fashiondesign School of Art and Design Applications accepted for fall only. NYSED: 00835 CIP: 50.0407 The Fashion Design AAS overseas program is offered in collaboration with Polimoda in Florence. Studying abroad in Florence offers the opportunity for students to be immersed in the culture of one of the most fashion forward countries in the world. Students, learning to think more creatively and flexibly—necessary skills for today's global competitive work environment. Refer to the Fashion Design AAS degree requirements and to the department’s website at fitnyc.edu/fashiondesign for courses to be taken in New York and Florence and for other information. Students may attend the Florence is program as an incoming freshman or during their second year. Italian 1 is a requirement for second year students prior to departure. The courses listed below are offered in the Fashion Design program in Florence (FDF). Curriculum below is for the entering class of fall 2022. One Year in Florence - Semesters 1 and 2 Semester 1 Credits MAJOR AREA FD 117 - Design Studio I - Introduction to Draping 2 FD 133 - Materials and Construction I 2 FF 111 - Visual Design Concepts I 2 FF 143 - Digital Design Studio 3 RELATED AREA TS 131 - Textile Principles for the Fashion Designer 3 GENERAL EDUCATION choice - see Requirements* or Foreign Language* G8 3 choice - see Requirements* 3 Semester 2 MAJOR AREA FD 127 - Design Studio II - Soft Draping 3 FD 134 - Materials and Construction II 2 FF 121 - Fashion Research and Inspiration 2 FF 161 - Fashion Art Studio 3 RELATED AREA FA 105 - Life Drawing * 1.5 GENERAL EDUCATION choice - See Requirements* 3 choice - see Requirements* or Foreign Language* 3 TOTAL CREDIT REQUIREMENTS GENERAL EDUCATION 12 MAJOR AREA 19 RELATED AREA 4.5 Total Credits: 35.5 One Year in Florence - Semesters 3 and 4 Semester 3 Credits MAJOR AREA FD 217 - Design Studio III - Structured Draping 3 FD 243 - Apparel Design Studio - Patternmaking 3 FF 211 - Visual Design Concepts III 2 FF 245 - Digital Design: Flats and Floats 1.5 ART HISTORY HA 112 - History of Western Art and Civilization: Renaissance to the Modern Era 3 GENERAL EDUCATION choice - see Requirements* or Foreign Language* G8 3 Semester 4 MAJOR AREA FD 227 - Design Studio IV: Advanced Draping 3 FD 244 - Design Development: Digital Communication and Management 1.5 FF 212 - Visual Design Concepts IV 2 ART HISTORY HA 212 - Renaissance Art in Florence G7 3 GENERAL EDUCATION choice - see Requirements* or Foreign Language* 3 TOTAL CREDIT REQUIREMENTS ART HISTORY 6 GENERAL EDUCATION 6 MAJOR AREA 16 Total Credits: 28
Apparel Specialization http://fitnyc.edu/fashiondesign SCHOOL OF ART AND DESIGN Applications accepted for fall and spring. NYSED: 00835 CIP: 50.0407 The Fashion Design one year AAS program offers qualified students the opportunity to prepare for positions as designers, assistant designers, technical designers, or stylists. Through the application of design knowledge and experiential learning, the students develop their unique sense of aesthetics. Successful students will be able to adapt and apply their acquired knowledge to the evolving fashion industry, related design fields, and other creative careers. Curriculum below is for the entering class of fall 2022. Semester 1 Credits MAJOR AREA FD 113 - Apparel Design: Structured Silhouettes 4 FD 114 - Apparel Design: Soft Silhouettes 3 FD 135 - Materials and Construction (for 1-Year AAS) 3 FF 113 - Fashion Art and Design (for 1-Year AAS) 5 FF 115 - Digital Fashion Design Studio I (for 1-Year AAS) 2 RELATED AREA FA 105 - Life Drawing or any other FA course* 1.5 Semester 2 MAJOR AREA FD 227 - Design Studio IV: Advanced Draping 3 FD 242 - Digital Fashion Design Studio II 2 FD 243 - Apparel Design Studio - Patternmaking 3 FF 114 - Model Drawing I for Fashion Designers 1 FF 212 - Visual Design Concepts IV 2 RELATED AREA TS 131 - Textile Principles for the Fashion Designer 3 TOTAL CREDIT REQUIREMENTS MAJOR AREA 28 RELATED AREA 4.5 Total Credits: 32.5
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