FIT's premier certificate program, Fragrance Awareness provides an intensive learning opportunity for professionals through a combination of theoretical and hands-on instruction. Offered through the Center for Professional Studies in collaboration with the Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing department and taught by recognized industry practitioners, this program provides information on the science of fragrance evaluation and perfume creation.
SXN 110 Introduction to Perfumery
October 10, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 14, 28, December 5, 12 W 6:15pm-8:40pm
Nine sessions covering:
Basic skills, identifying and classifying raw materials, perfumery raw materials - natural and synthetic, tecniques of smelling, floral accords, structure of a fragrance, chemical reactions in perfumery, regulatory issues in perfumery and more.