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Fashion Events Planning

(Creative Solutions Certificate)

Training in the planning and execution of all phases common to fashion businesses, charity and social events. 

Not all courses are offered every semester.
Links direct you to current offerings.

A total of 11 courses (9 required and 2 personal choice) is needed to complete this certificate.

Required courses (recommended in this order):
SXE 100 Introduction to Fashion Publicity and Events Planning 
SXE 210 Event Writing and PR Workshop
SXM 345 How to Go From Planning to Staging a Winning Event 
SXM 400 Everything You Need to Know About Fashion Shows, from Start-Up to Runway 
SXM 440 Everything You Need to Know About Venues, from Editor's Previews to Afterparties
SXM 480 How to Plan and Execute Top-Notch In-Store Fashion Events
SXN 450 Designing for Events: How to Develop Your Signature Look
SXE 220 Social Media Strategies for Event and PR Professionals
SXE 310 Fashion Publicity and Events Team Building Workshop

Personal choice courses* (choose 2):
CEO 019 Creative Business Plans for Consulting Success
SXH 100 Learn the Top Ten Design Motifs of All Time
SXM 410 Bridal Consulting and Wedding Planning (Online Course)

* Inquire with a Professional Studies advisor about the possibility of substituting an alternate class.

Facilitator: Barbara Berman


Students interested in a Professional Development Certificate of Completion must file an affidavit/Online Certificate Declaration after completing the first class of the certificate program. This will also enable you to obtain your official FIT ID.

  • Log into MYFIT with your username and password at https://myfit.fitnyc.edu
  • Select STUDENT tab
  • Under Online Resources select ONLINE INFORMATION SYSTEM
  • In the MAIN MENU options select STUDENT
  • Scroll down and select ONLINE CERTIFICATE DECLARATION
  • Select NON-CREDIT CERTIFICATE
  • Select your program

*Students who are not currently registered for a class may experience difficulties in filing their affidavit online. If you encounter any problems processing your affidavit please contact Kathleen Friedman at Kathleen_Friedman@fitnyc.edu with your name, email address, and the name of the certificate you are completing. 

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