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Accessories Design

Fall Session: August 25 - December 20

LD 101 Accessories Design
2.0 credits
In-state $376 Out-of-state $1,126
For students not majoring in Accessories Design. Introduction to major areas of accessories design. Various types of shoes, handbags, and belts are analyzed in terms of materials, construction, and presentation. Students acquire hands-on techniques in all three phases.

CRN Section Day Time Location
20515 15A W 6:30 pm-9:20 pm A484


LD 111 Leather and Materials Technology
2.5 credits
In-state $470 Out-of-state $1,407.50
Processes in the development of leathers, reptiles, plastics, and other textiles are analyzed. Emphasis is on the function and utilization of each for handbags, footwear, and related accessories.
CRN Section Day Time Location
4496 15A M 6:30 pm-9:20 pm A488


LD 112 Decorative Leather Techniques
2.5 credits
In-state $470 Out-of-state $1,407.50 line
Studying such ornamentation techniques as trapunto, inlay, welting, pleating, and weaving, students learn how to apply them to leather apparel and accessories design. Basic patternmaking skills used in the construction of handbags, belts, and portfolios are taught.
CRN Section Day Time Location
4055 15A W 6:30 pm-10:00 pm A487


LD 121 Anatomy for Accessories
1.5 credits
In-state $282 Out-of-state $844.50
Students study the components of the foot, spine, and hand to understand the relationship between anatomical structure and the design of footwear, handbags, and gloves. Students learn to create functional and fashionable accessories that are anatomically and ergonomically correct.
CRN Section Day Time Location
4497 15A T 6:30 pm-8:20 pm C502


LD 133 Footwear Design and Construction I
3.0 credits
In-state $564 Out-of-state $1,689
Prerequisite:LD 121
The basic concepts of footwear design are introduced and the history and types of footwear are discussed. Students develop skills for working with a last and learn patternmaking, sewing, construction, and finishing techniques for closed shoes.
CRN Section Day Time Location
21694 15A M 5:10 pm-9:40 pm A484


LD 143 Handbag Design and Construction I
3.0 credits
In-state $564 Out-of-state $1,689
Co-requisite(s):LD 111 and LD 121
The skills to design and produce handbags are taught. Students become familiar with patternmaking techniques, machinery and equipment, and the various styles in handbag design. They learn how to translate original concepts into finished products.
CRN Section Day Time Location
21697 15A T 5:10 pm-9:40 pm A485


LD 181 Ergonomics for Athletic Footwear
2 credits
In-state $376 Out-of-state $1,126
This in-depth study of the ergonomic requirements of footwear for myriad athletic activities focuses on integrating the anatomy and function of the human form with sport-specific design considerations. Injuries, sport surfaces, and the evolution of athletic footwear within the several elemental genres are also discussed along with latest trends in materials and manufacturing.
CRN Section Day Time Location
26714 15A R 6:30 pm-8:20 pm A484


LD 184 Athletic Footwear Sketching
2.5 credits
In-state $470 Out-of-state $1,407.50
Prerequisite:LD 182
Students learn to hand sketch the components of performance athletic footwear and integrate sketch development, function, and technology into the footwear design.
CRN Section Day Time Location
26718 15A T 6:30 pm-10:00 pm D446


LD 252 Small Leathergoods for Men
2.5 credits
In-state $470 Out-of-state $1,407.50
Prerequisite:LD 143
Learning how to design and construct a variety of small leather goods, students focus on the patternmaking and sample-making techniques required to produce a billfold, agenda, and travel kit for men.
CRN Section Day Time Location
28642 15A T 6:30 pm-10:00 pm A487


LD 261 Sketching Accessories
2.5 credits
In-state $470 Out-of-state $1,407.50
Students are introduced to the concept of three-dimensional sketching and how it relates to accessories design. Concentrating on design detail, they learn to sketch the basic shapes in footwear, handbags, personal leather goods, and belts.
CRN Section Day Time Location
26863 15A W 6:30 pm-10:00 pm C807

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