Fashion Studies Minor

Fashion Merchandising Class
Mercyhurst College offers a fashion studies minor for students in other degree programs who would like to gain an understanding of the field of fashion. This minor program would be a perfect addition to a business or marketing degree, providing background in product line development, fashion promotion, consumer behavior, merchandise planning and more.

Minor program courses


Students must maintain a 2.5 GPA. No courses may be taken as pass/fail.
  • Fash 110 Introduction to the Fashion Industry
  • Fash 120 Contemporary Fashion Analysis
  • Fash 130 Introduction to Fashion Construction
  • Fash 330 Textiles for Apparel
  • Fash 331 Textiles Science Lab
Four of these courses chosen in consultation with the director of the minor program.
  • Fash 220 Apparel I: Quality Evaluation
  • Fash 230 Fashion Consumer Behavior
  • Fash 240 The International Fashion Industry
  • Fash 300 Basic Design OR Fash 310 Menswear
  • Fash 350 Apparel II: Assembly and Production
  • Fash 360 Merchandise Planning and Control
  • Fash 410 History of Dress and Fashion
  • Fash 420 Product Line Development
  • Fash 430 Fashion Promotion
  • Independent Study in Textiles and Clothing Electives from other departments upon department director's approval.

Events

Lecture: Not Just a Pretty Face

Dates: Apr 22

Location: Walker Recital Hall

Theatre: The Laramie Project

Dates: Apr 24 - Apr 27, 2014

Location: Taylor Little Theatre

MET HD Live: Così Fan Tutte

Dates: Apr 26

Location: Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

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