Parsons Paris: Paris Design Studies

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Degree Students (with Restrictions)
Spring 2023 - Paris
Taught By: Pascal Nuzzo
Section: PC1

CRN: 6186

Credits: 3

How is the making and the fabrication of clothing and fashion accessories organized? How can the management of the productive phases enhance human abilities and relationships? In this course, students are introduced to the design development and production processes in the fashion industry at large. They explore materials, discover the sourcing networks, and understand the fabrication operations in relation with design and innovation in both local and global contexts. Students are introduced to the basic knowledge of materials and processes commonly used by fashion, accessory and product designers and manufacturers at various scales of production. The course addresses contemporary realities that include a reflection on the issues of labor, sustainability and technological change.

College: Parsons Paris (CP)

Department: Paris Design Studies (APDS)

Campus: Paris (PC)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 16

Add/Drop Deadline: January 29, 2023 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 12:44am EDT 9/29/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Wednesday
Times: 3:25pm - 6:05pm
Building: Parsons Paris
Room: 501
Date Range: 1/18/2023 - 5/10/2023