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Undergraduate Catalog

2014-15 first edition, July 2014

Department of Fashion and Interior Design Courses

Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) courses

  • FCS 120 Family Health

    Current trends in family health care and home nursing care; practice in the laboratory. Supplemental course fee.

    Credit hours:
    2
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 197 Introductory Topics in Family and Consumer Sciences

    Variable content course for introductory concepts in Family and Consumer Sciences. May be repeated to a total of 6 hours when topics change.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 299 Work Experience

    Prerequisite: permission of subject matter faculty member or coordinator.

    Students will secure positions in their area of specialization in order to gain work experience. This practicum is usually scheduled between their freshman and sophomore years. Working in a coordinated program the student will be evaluated by both the company supervisor and the practicum coordinator. Besides work experience, the student can be expected to gain in career direction as well as in the application of the principles and practices of their respective specialization. 200 minimum work hours.

    Credit hours:
    2
    Lecture contact hours:
    0
    Lab contact hours:
    4

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 300 Special Topics in Family and Consumer Sciences

    Selected topics of contemporary interest in Family and Consumer Sciences, offered when resources and demand allow. May be repeated to a total of 6 hours when topics change. Variable Content Course.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 301 Textiles, Apparel, and Fashion

    Textiles and apparel course for teachers of Family the Consumer Sciences. Study of textiles used in apparel, selection and care of apparel, apparel construction techniques, and cultural, aesthetic, historical, legal and environmental aspects of textiles, apparel and fashion.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    4

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 302 Family and Consumer Sciences Study Tour

    Study of mills, factories, stores, hospitals, laboratories, hospitality facilities, museums, design studios, historic sites, and/or trade markets, and not-for-profit agencies.

    Credit hours:
    1-4
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 303 Service Learning in Family and Consumer Sciences

    Prerequisite: 30 hours and concurrent registration in a designated service learning offering within one of the major areas of study in Family and Consumer Sciences.

    A service learning course incorporates a community service experience with classroom instruction to provide an integrative learning experience which addresses the practice of citizenship and promotes an awareness of and participation in public affairs/service. Requires 40 hours of service to a community organization, agency, or public service provider. The community service placement and assignment will vary, depending on the specialization area and learning objectives. A list of approved placements will be available from the instructor and the Citizenship and Service Learning Office. Students are required to participate in a service learning training session(s) prior to beginning their service placement. May be repeated.

    Credit hours:
    1
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 335 Presentation Techniques

    Prerequisite: COM 115 and 60 hours.

    Planning and presenting techniques for teaching in the classroom, business, industry, or extension settings. A focus on professional presentation strategies incorporating the use of multimedia technology.

    Credit hours:
    2
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 373 Family Economics

    Recommended Prerequisite: ECO 155. Family as a consumer unit, its financial well-being and interrelationship with the market and the economy.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 400 Problems in Family and Consumer Sciences

    Independent study for those who wish additional work in specific subject areas.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 472 Resource Management Theory and Practicum

    Prerequisite: CFD 163 and FCS 373.

    Study of family and individual resource management concepts and application of resource management principles and techniques with emphasis on group dynamics and problem solving. Public Affairs Capstone Experience course.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 477 Seminar in Home Management and Family Economics

    Prerequisite: senior standing and major in Family and Consumer Science BSEd program.

    Readings, discussion and analysis of trends and developments in home management and family economics.

    Credit hours:
    2
    Lecture contact hours:
    0
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 493 Supervised Teaching (Family and Consumer Sciences)

    Prerequisite: completion of all methods courses in Family and Consumer Sciences; a grade of "C" or better in all professional education courses; current pre-professional liability insurance; and approval for supervised teaching.

    Student observes then teaches family and consumer sciences classes under the direction of the cooperating teacher and the university supervisor. Student participates in school-related activities appropriate to the assignment and attends all required meetings. In order to receive a grade in this course, the student's professional portfolio must meet or exceed final criteria. Course will not count toward the major GPA. Supplemental course fee.

    Credit hours:
    6
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 494 Supervised Teaching (Family and Consumer Sciences)

    Prerequisite: concurrent enrollment in FCS 493.

    Student observes then teaches under the direction of the cooperating teacher and the university supervisor. Student participates in school-related activities appropriate to the assignment and attends all required meetings. In order to receive a grade in this course, the student's professional portfolio must meet or exceed final criteria. Course will not count toward the major GPA. Supplemental course fee.

    Credit hours:
    6
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 498 Clinical Experiences in Teaching II

    Prerequisite: EDC 199; and admitted to Teacher Education Program; and grades of "C" or better in all professional education courses; and completion of portfolio checkpoints 1 and 2; and current pre-professional liability insurance; and program approval.

    This course is designed to meet HB 1711 for student's experience as a Teacher's Aide or Assistant Rule (Rule 5 CSR 80-805.040), to that of conventional student teachers within the same program. It is also designed to support completion of additional clinical requirements within that program including: seminars and workshops, required meetings, school related activities appropriate to the assignment, demonstrated mastery of the MoSPE standards and completion and overall assessment of a Professional Preparation Portfolio. This course is credited only on BSEd or appropriate masters-level certification programs. Can only receive credit for one of the following: AGE 499, AGT 499, ART 469, BSE 499, COM 493, ECE 499, ELE 499, ENG 434, FCS 498, HST 499, KIN 498, MCL 491, MID 499, MTH 496, MUS 499, SCI 499, SEC 499, SPE 499, THE 493. Supplemental course fee.

    Credit hours:
    4
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 499 Internship in Family and Consumer Sciences

    Prerequisite: permission of subject matter faculty member.

    Off-campus, supervised experience in a cooperative program with business, government, community, or related establishments within any of the specialized areas of family and consumer sciences. In addition to the outline agency involvement, the student is (1) required to attend a beginning orientation and a follow-up seminar, and (2) complete assignments appropriate to subject matter specialization. May be repeated up to 12 hours credit.

    Credit hours:
    1-6
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 500 Issues in Family and Consumer Sciences

    Prerequisite: senior standing.

    Advanced inquiry into specialized areas of study in Family and Consumer Sciences such as: Blended Families, Historic Building Preservation, Textile Conservation, Preservation Techniques, Advanced Culinary Techniques, and International Trends in Hospitality. May be repeated to a total of 6 hours when topics change. Variable content course. May be taught concurrently with FCS 600. Cannot receive credit for both FCS 600 and FCS 500.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 502 Study Tour

    Prerequisite: junior or senior standing.

    Study of and/or visits to mills, factories, stores, museums, hospitals, laboratories, design studios and/or trade markets. Supplemental course fee (variable by section). May be taught concurrently with FCS 602. Cannot receive credit for both FCS 602 and FCS 502.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 507 Student Organizations in Family and Consumer Sciences

    Prerequisite: FCS 335; and concurrent enrollment in FCS 512.

    Methods of organizing student groups in Family and Consumer Sciences programs, techniques of working with students in individual and group projects; leadership training. May be taught concurrently with FCS 607. Cannot receive credit for both FCS 607 and FCS 507.

    Credit hours:
    1
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 512 Teaching Family and Consumer Sciences

    Prerequisite: FCS 335; and EDC 350; and concurrent enrollment in FCS 507; and admitted to Teacher Education Program.

    An overview of the philosophy and history of family and consumer sciences education; includes curriculum building with emphasis on critical thinking and reflective decision-making, problem-based learning, and the development of authentic assessments. Includes the planning of lessons, units, and development of teaching materials in the family and consumer sciences discipline and practice implementation of such lessons. Completion of checkpoint II for the Professional Portfolio is a component of this course. Credited only on BSEd Family and Consumer Sciences major. Cannot be taken Pass/Not Pass. May be taught concurrently with FCS 612. Cannot receive credit for both FCS 612 and FCS 512.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 515 Organization of Family and Consumer Sciences Programs

    Prerequisite: FCS 507 and FCS 512; and admitted to Teacher Education Program.

    Investigation of the organization and administration of family and consumer sciences programs; identification of types of programs; program planning, program evaluation and career counseling with emphasis on critical thinking and reflective decision-making. Credited only on BSEd Family and Consumer Sciences major. Cannot not be taken Pass/Not Pass. May be taught concurrently with FCS 615. Cannot receive credit for both FCS 615 and FCS 515.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 600 Issues in Family and Consumer Sciences

    Advanced inquiry into specialized areas of study in Family and Consumer Sciences such as: Blended Families, Historic Building Preservation, Textile Conservation, Preservation Techniques, Advanced Culinary Techniques, and International Trends in Hospitality. May be repeated to a total of 6 hours when topics change. Variable content course. May be taught concurrently with FCS 500. Cannot receive credit for both FCS 500 and FCS 600.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 602 Study Tour

    Study of and/or visits to mills, factories, stores, museums, hospitals, laboratories, design studios and/or trade markets. Supplemental course fee (variable by section). May be taught concurrently with FCS 502. Cannot receive credit for both FCS 502 and FCS 602.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 607 Student Organizations in Family and Consumer Sciences

    Prerequisite: concurrent enrollment in FCS 612.

    Methods of organizing student groups in Family and Consumer Sciences programs, techniques of working with students in individual and group projects; leadership training. May be taught concurrently with FCS 507. Cannot receive credit for both FCS 507 and FCS 607.

    Credit hours:
    1
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 612 Teaching Family and Consumer Sciences

    Prerequisite: concurrent enrollment in FCS 607.

    An overview of the philosophy and history of family and consumer sciences education; includes curriculum building with emphasis on critical thinking and reflective decision-making, problem-based learning, and the development of authentic assessments. Includes the planning of lessons, units, and development of teaching materials in the family and consumer sciences discipline and practice implementation of such lessons. Completion of checkpoint II for the Professional Portfolio is a component of this course. A grade of "C" or better is required in this course. May be taught concurrently with FCS 512. May be receive credit for both FCS 512 and FCS 612.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 615 Organization of Family and Consumer Sciences Programs

    Prerequisite: FCS 607 and FCS 612.

    Investigation of the organization and administration of family and consumer sciences programs; identification of types of programs; program planning, program evaluation and career counseling with emphasis on critical thinking and reflective decision-making. May be taught concurrently with FCS 515. Cannot receive credit for both FCS 515 and FCS 615.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 701 Supervision of Student Teachers in Family and Consumer Sciences

    Prerequisite: teaching experience in Family and Consumer Sciences; and permission.

    Experiences in creating an environment that will encourage Family and Consumer Sciences student teachers to realize their potentials and gain competence in teaching.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 795 Advanced Technical Practice

    Prerequisite: permission.

    Work in CAD, EDI, Child Life, mental health, hospitality, clinical hospitals, schools, manufacturing, retailing, and/or other settings. Ninety clock hours required.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FCS 796 Practicum

    Prerequisite: permission.

    The assumption of responsibilities at an approved practicum site under the direction of a professor and practicum site supervisor.

    Credit hours:
    4
    Lecture contact hours:
    0
    Lab contact hours:
    8

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

Fashion Merchandising and Design (FMD) courses

  • FMD 101 Introduction to Fashion

    Overview of the global fashion industry. Career options in fashion merchandising, product development and design are highlighted.

    Credit hours:
    1
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 103 Introduction to Fashion Construction

    Basic understanding of industry construction techniques, terminology and applications of knit and woven fabrics.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    4

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 201 History of Fashion

    The study of fashion evolution from B.C. to current fashion and how the influences of social, economic, political, technological and global cultures impact garments and accessories.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 202 Fashion Textiles

    Study of fibers, yarns and fabrics. Industry applications and end usage are examined.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 203 Kaledo for the Fashion Industry

    Prerequisite: FMD 101 with grade of C grade or better; and FMD 210.

    Introduction to the principles and techniques of computer aided design used in the fashion industry.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 210 Computer Imagery in the Fashion Industry

    A study of software tools commonly used in the fashion industry.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 270 Advanced Fashion Construction

    Prerequisite: FMD 103 with C grade or better.

    Advanced construction techniques utilizing a variety of merchandise classifications including menswear, intimates, children's wear, and sportswear.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    4

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 300 Special Topics in Fashion Merchandising and Design

    Selected topics of contemporary interest in fashion merchandising and design. Offered when resources and demand allow. May be repeated for a total of 6 hours when topics change. Variable Content Course.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 301 Introduction to Product Development

    Prerequisite: FMD 101 with grade of C or better; and FMD 210.

    Examination of product development through core concepts, trends, color, and elements of design.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 302 Fashion Merchandising and Design Study Tour

    Study of and visits to museums, design studios, historic sites, trade shows, conferences, and conventions related to the fashion industry. May be repeated to a total of 6 hours.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 303 Evaluation of Product Quality

    Prerequisite: FMD 202 with a grade of C or better.

    The analysis of Product Development quality through element identification, stitch and seam classification, grading, fit, specifications and performance evaluation. May be taken concurrently with FMD 301.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 304 Application of Product Development

    Prerequisite: FMD 103 and FMD 202 and FMD 301 and FMD 303 with grades of C or better.

    The development of multiple collections for a new company from consumer to retail buyer or consumer. Research includes target market, seasonal changes, color, fabric selection, costing, specification sheets, labeling, packaging, and line/trend boards. May be taken concurrently with FMD 201.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 305 Pre-Internship Seminar

    Prerequisite: FMD 101 with grade of C or better; and FMD 210 and 301.

    Sourcing and acquisition of an internship are examined. Includes resume writing, phone, email and correspondence etiquette, and interview skills.

    Credit hours:
    1
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 306 Merchandising Mathematics

    Prerequisite: FMD 301 with grade of C or better; and General Education mathematics requirement with a grade of C or better.

    Basic retail and buying formulas are examined for the purpose of understanding six month merchandising plans and open-to-buy calculations. Case studies include vender relations and negotiation strategies.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 307 Advanced Computer Imagery for the Fashion Industry

    Prerequisite: FMD 210 with grade of C or better.

    Learn how to use current industry software, such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and related programs for fashion presentations and portfolio work.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 360 Visual Merchandising

    Prerequisite: FMD 301 with grade of C or better.

    Application of principles of visual merchandising through hands-on experience with visual placement, display focal points and background lighting for store displays. From a visual perspective students will explore media through the Internet, print and branding.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 361 Fashion Show Production

    Prerequisite: FMD 301 and FMD 304 with grades of C or better; and junior standing.

    Production of a runway fashion show from a zero line budget; showcasing original study designs and hands-on experience in fundraising, modeling, garment selection, staging, and public relations. May be repeated up to 6 hours with permission. Supplemental course fee.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 362 Fashion Promotion

    Prerequisite: FMD 301 with grade of C or better; FMD 304 with grade of C or better or concurrent enrollment.

    An experiential based fashion course providing opportunities to develop various forms of productions for university and community promotions. May be repeated for a total of 6 hours.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 370 Flat Pattern

    Prerequisite: FMD 270 with grade of C or better.

    Fundamental concepts of drafting for the basic female form and pattern manipulation techniques to develop original garments. Supplemental course fee.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 371 Draping

    Prerequisite: FMD 370 with C grade or better.

    Fundamental concepts for developing original designs by using draping techniques. Full size dress forms are used for creation of basic sloper and original designs in knits and wovens. Supplemental course fee.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 372 Fashion Illustration

    Prerequisite: FMD 371 with grade of C grade or better or junior standing.

    Creation of fashion flats and specification sheets. Students focus on the technical ability to translate a creative idea into a working blueprint. Outcomes include the portfolio for their senior collection. Supplemental course fee.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 400 Problems in Fashion Merchandising and Design

    Independent study for those who wish additional work in specific subject areas. May be repeated to a total of 6 hours.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 401 Internship in Fashion Merchandising

    Prerequisite: FMD 305 and FMD 306 with grades of C or better; and permission.

    Supervised experienced in a pre-approved internship program in a related field of Product Development or Merchandising. The student must work a minimum of 240 hours for a 4 credit hour internship or a minimum of 320 hours for a 6 credit hour internship, complete the student workbook, earn a satisfactory evaluation from the internship sponsor and complete a journal.

    Credit hours:
    4-6
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Summer, Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 402 Internship in Fashion Design

    Prerequisite: FMD 305 and FMD 306 and FMD 370 and FMD 371 with grades of C or better; and permission.

    Supervised experience in a pre-approved internship program in a related field of Product Development or Design. The student must work a minimum of 240 hours for a 4 credit hour internship or a minimum of 320 hours for a 6 credit hour internship, complete the student workbook, earn a satisfactory evaluation from the internship sponsor and complete a journal.

    Credit hours:
    4-6
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Summer, Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 403 Post-Internship

    Prerequisite: FMD 401 or FMD 402 with grade of C or better or concurrent enrollment.

    Objectives include the preparation and review of the electronic and visual portfolio, updating of resume and cover letter for job placement and a review of interview and business etiquette along with personal budgeting. Supplemental course fee.

    Credit hours:
    2
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall, Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 460 Fashion Merchandise Planning

    Prerequisite: FMD 306 with grade of C or better.

    Advanced merchandise mathematics. Apply six month merchandise plan and OTB formulas through a simulated buying experience including store planning, merchandising and marketing.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 470 Design Challenges

    Prerequisite: FMD 371 with grade of C or better.

    Creation of garments using advanced flat pattern and draping techniques for a variety of merchandise classifications (menswear, children's wear, sportswear, and intimates) includes fitting and grading apparel.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 560 Entrepreneurship

    Prerequisite: FMD 460 with grade of C or better or concurrent enrollment.

    Developing a fashion business plan from concept to store opening including: target market, location, merchandising classification, human resources, cash flow sheets, profit and loss, store design, assortment planning, marketing strategies and funding. Completed business plan is critiqued by a financial industry professional A grade of C or better is required for graduation. May be taught concurrently with FMD 660. Cannot receive credit for both FMD 560 and FMD 660.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 570 Senior Collection

    Prerequisite: FMD 372 and FMD 470 with grades of C or better.

    Complete a fashion collection to be critiqued and juried by fashion industry professionals for a spring fashion show. A grade of C or better is required for graduation. May be taught concurrently with FMD 670. Cannot receive credit for both FMD 570 and FMD 670. Supplemental course fee.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    4

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 660 Entrepreneurship

    Developing a fashion business plan from concept to store opening including: target market, location, merchandising classification, human resources, cash flow sheets, profit and loss, store design, assortment planning, marketing strategies and funding. Completed business plan is critiqued by a financial industry professional A grade of C or better is required for graduation. May be taught concurrently with FMD 560. Cannot receive credit for both FMD 660 and FMD 560.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 670 Senior Collection

    Complete a fashion collection to be critiqued and juried by fashion industry professionals for the spring fashion show. A grade of "C" or better is required for graduation. Supplemental course fee. May be taught concurrently with FDM 570. Cannot receive credit for both FMD 670 and FMD 570.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    4

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • FMD 682 Graduate Seminar in Fashion Merchandising and Design

    Prerequisite: 12 hours of graduate credit.

    Selected topics in clothing and textiles that involve the areas of apparel manufacturing, fashion merchandising, and management trends are systematically explored through critical analysis of literature and through an individual research project. May be repeated for credit. A total of 4 hours may be applied to a degree program.

    Credit hours:
    2
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

Housing and Interior Design (HID) courses

  • HID 140 Fundamentals of Design and Interiors

    Art principles and elements applied to interior environments. Projects will expose the student to interior design skills, basic drafting techniques, design terminology, space planning, materials and applications. Interior design as a profession will be discussed.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 145 Introduction to Housing

    Survey of the historical development of housing and socioeconomic aspects of housing in relation to individual and family living. Analysis of interior space for individual and family living with emphasis on economic considerations and predictions for the future.

    Credit hours:
    2
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 201 Studio I

    Prerequisite: HID 140.

    Space planning and design for both residential design and commercial design. This course will cover interior design specifications, material, and green design.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    0
    Lab contact hours:
    6

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • HID 202 Studio II

    Prerequisite: HID 140 and HID 201 and HID 208.

    Residential design projects with emphasis on color and light, presentation techniques as well as universal design.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    0
    Lab contact hours:
    6

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 208 CAD for Interior Design

    Prerequisite: HID 140 or TCM 221.

    An overview of AutoCAD, SketchUp, and other relevant software. Both 2- and 3- dimensional aspects are covered in order to design a structure. Design project required.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 241 Residential Design I

    Prerequisite: HID 140 or concurrent enrollment.

    The design of a residence including the drawing of floor plans and the study of both structural and decorative aspects. Public Affairs Capstone Experience course.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 300 Special Topics in Housing and Interior Design

    Selected topics of contemporary interest in housing and interior design. Offered when resources and demand allow. May be repeated for a total of 6 hours when topics change. Variable Content Course.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • HID 302 Housing and Interior Design Study Tour

    Study of and visits to museums, international hospitality tours, historic sites, trade shows, conferences, and conventions related to the interior design industry. May be taken for a total of 6 hours.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • HID 303 Studio III

    Prerequisite: HID 241.

    Kitchen and bath designs and materials, preparing for the National Kitchen and Bath Association certification. Addresses kitchen and bath systems, products, and planning. Also, drawing, design principles, project and business management for kitchen and bath.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    0
    Lab contact hours:
    6

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • HID 304 Studio IV

    Prerequisite: HID 201.

    Hotel, restaurant and healthcare design. The interior design of lounges and public dining facilities, guest lodging facilities from urban hotels to resorts, hospital and healthcare interior design using codes and universal design principles.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    0
    Lab contact hours:
    6

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 325 Pre-Internship Seminar

    Prerequisite: HID 201 or concurrent enrollment; and HID 241.

    Sourcing and acquisition of an internship are examined. Includes resume writing, phone, email and correspondence etiquette, and interview skills.

    Credit hours:
    1
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • HID 340 Sustainable Design

    Examines sustainable design and building practices employed in residential and commercial structures.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • HID 343 Retail Design and Display

    Prerequisite: HID 140.

    Design from store planning to merchandise display will be covered through readings, projects and field trips. Team visual merchandising projects and an individual store design required.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Fall, Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 344 Historical Design Pre 19th Century

    Ancient, Medieval, and Renaissance art, furnishings, and decorative design with emphasis on historical relevance for the 21st century.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • HID 346 Historical Design: 19th - 21st Century

    An overview of interiors, furnishings, and related structure design during the 19th - 21st century with emphasis on historical relevancy for the 21st century.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 400 Problems in Housing and Interior Design

    Independent study for those who wish additional work in specific subject areas.

    Credit hours:
    1-3
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings

  • HID 405 Studio V

    Prerequisite: HID 140.

    Retail design and display and presentation techniques design from store planning to merchandise display.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    0
    Lab contact hours:
    6

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • HID 406 Studio VI

    Prerequisite: HID 208.

    Advanced presentation techniques, digital portfolio and models.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    0
    Lab contact hours:
    6

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 408 Computer Applications for Interior Design

    Prerequisite: HID 208.

    Various computer programs with an emphasis on presentation and portfolios.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    0
    Lab contact hours:
    6

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 424 Business Practices

    Prerequisite: HID 201 and HID 405 and LAW 231 and ACC 201; and 90 hours.

    Business principles and practices of interior design and Senior Show. Supplemental course fee.

    Credit hours:
    2
    Lecture contact hours:
    2
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 441 National Council of Interior Design Qualifications (NCIDQ) and Senior Show

    Prerequisite: HID 201 and HID 405; and 90 hours.

    Study of NCIDQ written and practical exams.

    Credit hours:
    2
    Lecture contact hours:
    1
    Lab contact hours:
    2

    Typically offered: Spring

    Projected offerings

  • HID 499 Internship in Interior Design

    Prerequisite: HID 201 and HID 241 and HID 325.

    Off-campus, supervised experiences in a cooperative program with a kitchen and bath and/or interior design firm. The student is required to attend a beginning orientation, maintain weekly journals, communication with their faculty advisor and complete the assigned academic work and project appropriate to the experience. The student must work a minimum of 240 hours for a 4 credit hour internship and a minimum of 320 hours for a 6 credit hour internship.

    Credit hours:
    4-6
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Summer, Upon demand

    Projected offerings