Home > Italy > Florence > Programs > Program Overview > Course Requirements > Course Description

Course Description
Print This Page Print

Fashion Design: 22-3670SR Topics in Fashion Design: The Italian Fashion Industry
Santa Reparata International School of Art
Florence, Italy

Subject Area(s) Level(s) Instruction in Credits Contact Hours Prerequisites
Fashion Design 300 English 3 90 Introduction to fashion design or equivalent

Using the Italian fashion industry as a model, students are introduced to the different workings and interrelationships of various industries and services that compose the fashion business. From textiles design and accessories to haut-couture and prêt-a-porter, students explore the many aspects of the Italian fashion industry. Visits to design studios, fashion exhibits and textile factories introduce students to the industry first hand.  The course looks at how trends are evaluated, fabrics are selected and final products find their way from the drawing board to the runway and clothing racks.

Copyright© 2004-2005 Home - Information Center - Why Study Abroad? - What’s Included - Policies
Global Student Experience, a California Corporation
All Rights Reserved
Application - Request Catalog - My Account - Contact Us - Site Map - Resources