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FDAT 032: History of Fashion

Course Description

This class covers the historical development of Western fashions/costumes with emphasis on the period from 1660 to the present. The effect of a historical period on the fashions of the times is explored with an emphasis on the relationship between past eras and today's fashion. Students have the opportunity to study the careers of major twentieth century designers and their contribution to the field of fashion.

Units: 3

  • Credit - Degree Applicable
  • Transferable to CSU only

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Letter Grade, Pass/No Pass
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 48 – 54
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 0

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: None

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Transferable to CSU only
  • WVC GE: C. Humanities
  • CSU GE: Area C - Arts and Humanities: C1- Arts
Last Updated 7/19/23