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Fall 2013 Curriculum

Fashion Merchandising Management - Evening/Weekend Bachelor of Science Degree Program - Fall 2013 Curriculum

This curriculum applies to students entering in Fall 2013 only. Currently enrolled FIT students should refer to the FIT catalog of their entering year

Semester 5




MAJOR AREA
FM 325 Financial Assessment and Planning
3


FM 361 Leadership Development for Retailing
3
RELATED AREA
MG 306 Info. Systems: Case Analysis
2
LIBERAL ARTS
EN 321 Strategies of Business Communication

3
    MA 321
Data Analysis for Business Applications   3


choice see Foreign Language* G8 3.5

Semester 6




MAJOR AREA
choice Buying and Planning Specialization:



FM 322 Fashion Inventory Management
3

or choice Product Development Specialization:

 
FM 341 Computer Aided Product Development I

3

or choice Fashion Management Specialization:

 
FM 324
Business of Licensing

3


choice see Major Area Electives**
3-4
LIBERAL ARTS
SS 242
Microeconomics

3


choice
see Foreign Language*

3-3.5


choice see Mathematics*
3
    choice  see Speech*   

Semester 7




MAJOR AREA   FM 424
Global Merchandising
   3


choice Buying and Planning Specialization:



FM 423 Fashion Planning & Allocation
3

or choice Product Development Specialization:

 
FM 441 Computer Aided Product Development II

3

or choice Fashion Management Specialization:

 
FM 431 Sales Management
3
    choice  see Major Area Electives**    3-4
LIBERAL ARTS
choice see Economics*
3


choice see Social Sciences* G9 3

Semester 8




MAJOR AREA
FM 422 Merchandising Strategies
3


choice See Internship***
3-4
LIBERAL ARTS
PL 431 Philosophy Ethics G7 3


choice Liberal Arts elective
6

Total Credit Requirements

Major Area 27-30 credits
Related Areas 2 credits
Liberal Arts 36.5-37 credits
Total Credits 65.5-69 credits
 

SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

A "G" followed by a number 1-10 identifies specific courses that meet SUNY General Education baccalaureate degree requirements (www.fitnyc.edu/gened).

G1 Basic Communication; G2 Math; G3 Science; G4 Social Science; G5 Western Civilization; G6 Arts; G7 Humanities; G8 Foreign Language; G9 Other World Civilizations; G10 American History.

* REQUIREMENTS

Economics: 3 credits
CHOICE of SS 343, 443, or 445.

Foreign Language: 6.5-7 credits
Two semesters of the same foreign language, taken consecutively, one of which must be a 3.5 credit non-conversational course (G8).

Mathematics: 6 credits
CHOICE of MA 311 or 331. Algebra proficiency or MA 003 must be completed prior to enrolling in MA 311, 321, or 331. Students must complete MA 222 prior to enrolling in MA 321 in the fifth semester.

Social Sciences: 3 credits
CHOICE of SS 354 or 374 (either one of these meets G9).

Speech: 3 credits
CHOICE of EN 241, 242, 244, 245, or 342, or a liberal arts elective may be substituted if an equivalent speech course has been taken previously.

**Major Area Electives: 6-7 credits
CHOICE of two: FM 226, 321, 324, 326, 328, 362, 363, 431, 491, or 499, or BL 343, or EP 311.

***Internship: 3-4 credits
CHOICE of IC 497 or 498.

NOTE: FM 114, 224, and 244, MG 153, SS 141, and TS 111 must be completed prior to the sixth semester.