Product Development Manager
Not all courses are offered every semester.
Links direct you to current offerings.
A minimum of 10 courses are required to complete this program.
SXP 105 is the recommended first course and the recommended sequence is as follows:Required courses:
SXP 105 Quality Fashion: How to Make It, How to Deliver It
SXP 110 How to Master Global Security and Social Compliance
SXP 320 How to Reduce the Lead Time in Garment Preproduction
SXP 400 Product Developers Guide to Effective Managing: Communication, Organization, Integration
SXF 725 Expert Fashion Trend Online Research for Line Planning
Related courses (choose four):
SXF 020 Costing: How to Win the Garment Game
SXF 500 Fabrication: Everything You Need to Know
SXP 100 Design and Product Development Technology Made Easy
SXP 120 How to Build a Better Garment: Stitches, Seams, and Finishing
SXP 305 Technical Design from Product Analysis to Fit Approval
SXP 510 Up-to-the-Minute Systems for Managing Production and Sourcing
CTB 131 Creating Complete Tech Packs in Illustrator
Free-choice courses (choose one):
CTB 012 Microsoft Excel II: Fashion Design
CTB 051 WebPDM
CTD 100 Adobe Illustrator I
CTD 110 Adobe Illustrator II: Fashion Design
CTD 120 Adobe Illustrator III: Fashion Design
SXF 216 Ultimate Guide to Jeans from Design to product Development
SXF 501 Fabrication Dyeing, Printing, and Finishing Essentials
SXP 351 Expert Fit Patterns Grading and Specifications
Facilitator: Bernard Kahn
Students interested in a Professional Development Certificate of completion must file an affidavit form after completing the first course in the certificate. This will also enable you to obtain your official FIT ID. To access the form log into your account at https://myfit.fitnyc.edu, in your student tab click on Online Information System, in the Main Menu click on Student, then click Online Certificate Declaration and proceed to declare your non-credit certificate.