APDS

2102

DESIGN DEVELOPMENT & PRODUCTION

Parsons Paris: Paris Design Studies

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

DESIGN DVLPT & PRODUCTION

Spring 2020

Taught By: Faculty TBA

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)

Max Enrollment: 16

Add/Drop Deadline: February 2, 2020 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 12, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

*Status information is updated every five 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: 7:06pm 11/22/2019 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 4:20pm - 7:00pm

Building: Parsons Paris

Room: 201

Date Range: 1/23/2020 - 5/7/2020