FASD404. FASHION DESIGN PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE AND ETHICS (3 CR.: 3 LEC.)

This course develops students understanding of professional practice and Ethics in the fashion design industry. Students are introduced to industry practices such as unit and inventory control and pricing, Licensing and retail environments. Topics discussed also include professional ethics, social responsibility and Intellectual property such as trademarks, copyrights..etc. Emphasis is on the different roles within fashion business structure, career development options, fashion marketing and manufacturing.