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Minor Code - U097

The FDM minor exposes students to the merchandising activities of a highly dynamic industry. Core structures of production, distribution, and consumption are covered across the 18 required credit hours. Students can tailor the minor to their interests, focusing on up-chain or down-chain activities. Students also have the option to apply up to six credits earned studying abroad in the Disegno Italia program. A letter grade of "C" or better must be earned in all courses. 

Minor Requirements
A minimum grade of C is required in all courses.
FDM 110Introduction to Fashion Business3
FDM 211Introduction to Textiles3
FDM 220Fashion, the Body, and Culture3
or FDM 221 Dress History: 1850-Present
FDM 360Fashion Merchandising3
Select two of the following:
OR Participate in Disegno Italia Study Tour (6 credits; Summer Only)
FDM 411Fashion Consumer Behavior3
or FDM 412 Fashion Sourcing and Supply Chain Management
FDM 461Omni-Channel Fashion Retailing3
or FDM 460 Sustainability in Fashion
Total Hours18