Line Development for Fashion
Florence University of the Arts - The American University of Florence
Area of Study
Taught In English
Fashion major, Junior standing.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
This course focuses on the process of transforming fashion design concepts into reality. During the lessons students will learn the language of the industry, by applying the correct approach to research and project development. The course will encourage students to experience the different performances of various material, color and pattern choices, sourcing, and surface design options. Development topics include prototypes, samples, and systems for ensuring quality and fit. Students will learn how to create and use tech sheets. The course will provide a basic understanding of supply chain management and a framework for analyzing how it can be adapted to best support an individual design concept. Students will experiment with timelines for product development, production costs, and pricing decisions, financial planning, and sourcing of available resources.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
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