FDES 404 Fashion Design VII: Product Development

3 credits, Spring

Focuses on the basics of the product development process for a global economy, from design concept to bringing a final commercial product to market within a specific timeline. Students will learn to establish product standards for garment construction, such as sizes, costs, fabrics, materials, and trims. Students create technical specification documents (tech packs) and track reports that will enable them to be effective communicators within an organization's internal and external teams.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in ART-106, ART-113, ART-117, FDES-274, FDES-301, FDES-302, FDES-303, FDES-305, and VCD-125 or permission of the instructor

Co-requisite(s): FDES-403 and PHOTO-242