FM 245 — Fashion Forecasting for Merchandisers

3 credits; 3 lecture hours

Students explore and apply various forecast research methods in preparation for developing, planning, purchasing, or merchandising apparel lines and collections. Using the case study method, trend research is evaluated through the use of scholarly texts, articles, databases, and relevant websites to identify opportunities for growth and profitability in a fashion business.

Fashion Business Management BS Degree Program

http://catalog.fitnyc.edu/undergraduate/majors/baccalaureatedegreeprograms/fashionmerchandisingmanagementmajor/

Upon graduating from the Fashion Business Management BS program, students will be skilled in the following:

Fashion Business Management/Florence and New York BS Degree Program

http://catalog.fitnyc.edu/undergraduate/majors/baccalaureatedegreeprograms/internationalfashionmerchandisingmanagementflorenceandnewyork/

School of Business and Technology Applications accepted for fall and spring.       NYSED: 20789        CIP:  52.1902 This overseas academic program leads to the bachelor’s degree in Fashion Business Management. Students spend semesters 5 and 6 in Florence, and semesters 7 and 8 in New York. Students must complete  IT 111  before attending FBM in Florence. Curriculum below is for the entering class of fall 2022.