Learn to speak the jargon of fashion. Get a solid picture of the apparel design and manufacturing industry as a whole. Learn the various aspects of apparel product development, from design inspiration to making the sale. Learn about price points and market sectors, create a customer profile, keep a journal and find new online and in print resources. Get an overview of all the kinds of jobs available in the industry. Discover a wealth of career opportunities both locally and farther afield.
Instructor:Dana Eberlein-Ditto, merchandise financial planning manager, Nike
Dates/Times:Wednesdays, September 14-October 19, 6-9 pm
Cost/Cost Options:$304 (includes online learning fee)
Supply List:CLASS SUPPLY LIST
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- Apple/PC laptop
Become familiar with PFI’s online Intranet, Populi. You will receive a Populi username and password shortly after registration. By two weeks before class starts, your instructor will load your class syllabus and your first class assignment. By one week before your class starts, you are sent a reminder of log-in instructions and directed to go online to test your system then read the syllabus and first assignment and to download your class files.
$35 Online Learning Fee covers costs associated with administration, online class support, non-traditional course formats, and technology support. PFI charges per course or series rather than per credit (as is the cases with most institutions and colleges.)