Nov 30, 2022  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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FS 2150 - Accessories


Credits: 3

This sophomore-level course focuses on three distinct categories of fashion accessory: footwear, handbags, and headgear/millinery. Students will examine the design and technical aspects of creating fashion accessories for complementing apparel. Form and function will be researched and analyzed from a historical and contemporary design perspective. Materials will be investigated for accessory fabrication and construction including leather, plastics, felts, and novelties. Upon successful completion of this course, students will have a broad understanding of the design knowledge and technical skills associated with fashion accessory development.

Prerequisites: completion of 30+ credit hours

Course Learning Outcomes:
  • Recognize three distinct categories of fashion accessory: footwear, handbags, and headgear/millinery.
  • Explain the historical and contemporary design perspectives associated with fashion accessory development.
  • Examine and evaluate the design and technical aspects of creating fashion accessories for complementing apparel.
  • Experiment with materials used in accessory fabrication and construction for footwear, handbags, and headgear/millinery.
  • Demonstrate a broad understanding of the design knowledge and technical skills associated with fashion accessory development.

FS 2150 Course Learning Outcome Rubric  

Required Course Materials:

  • Swatches of materials for design projects/may be digital or scans of tangible
  • samples
  • Adobe Acrobat
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel



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