Fashion and Culture of the World (CL)
Faces and Places in Fashion
1 credit; 2 Lecture hours per week
For one-year Fashion Design students and for other students as an elective. Students are introduced to the world of fashion through a variety of venues, including appearances by leaders in the fashion and related fields. This course is intended to broaden students' cultural horizons through organized visits to a variety of museums, exhibits, backstage dressing venues, and design rooms, including the Metropolitan Opera house.
Fashion in France and Italy (Summer only)
Compares fashion in France and Italy through visits to French and Italian couture and ready-to-wear establishments, fashion accessory houses, fabric mills, design studios, and museums.