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High School Summer Live

Summer Live courses are taught by FIT professionals who love what they do and love to share their experiences and talents even more! Discover the industries FIT serves while you experience FIT’s campus and community culture. Create competitive portfolio pieces, explore our majors, sample college life, and develop lasting friendships with classmates who share your passions.


ELIGIBLE GRADES: Students in grades 9 thru 12 as of Fall 2019, high school graduates are eligible for Summer Live courses 
REGISTRATION: March 20, 2018 - June 6, 2019
1 Course: $460.00  2 Courses: $905.00  More about prices, refund policy etc.
DATES and TIMES: Eleven-sessions: July 9, 10, 11, 15, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 24, 25, 2019
Morning (AM): 9:15am-12:30pm  and/or  Afternoon (PM): 1:30pm-4:45pm 
Students attend the same class every day for the entire 11-session program. (Students can choose a morning class, afternoon class, or both)   
Courses may be canceled due to low enrollment. You will be notified by email if cancellations occur.
Instructor Contact List  *Please note: instructor assignments are subject to change



Advertising and Marketing Communications Department Offerings: 
HAC 063 55A AM    Introduction to Advertising and Marketing Communications    Instructor: TBA / Room: C415A (Feldman)
HAC 066 55A PM    Digital and Interactive Marketing                                              Instructor: TBA / Room: C309C (Feldman)
HAC 067 55A AM    Writing for Advertising and Marketing                                       Instructor: TBA / Room: C309C (Feldman)

Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing Department Offerings: 
HCM 190 55A     AM    The Beauty Business-Art & Science of Cosmetics... Instructor: TBA / Room: A682 (Dubinsky)

Fashion Business Management Department Offerings: 
HFM 060 55A    AM     Fashion Forecasting: Seeing into the Future          Instructor: TBA / Room: B306 (Business)  
HFM 060 55B    PM     Fashion Forecasting: Seeing into the Future          Instructor: TBA / Room: B508 (Business)
HFM 064 55A    AM     The Ins and Outs of Fashion Merchandising          Instructor: TBA / Room: B304 (Business)  
HFM 065 55B    PM      Product Development: Creativity and Business     Instructor: TBA / Room: B303 (Business)  
HFM 066 55A    AM      Careers in Fashion Styling                                      Instructor: TBA / Room: TBA (Business)  

International Trade and Marketing for the Fashion Industries Department Offerings: 
HIN 132  55A   AM     Passport to International Fashion               Instructor: TBA / Room: A337 (Dubinsky)  


Fashion Design Department- Apparel Offerings: 
HAP 017 55B*  PM     Draping for Fashion Design                                         Instructor: TBA / Room: C702 (Feldman)
HAP 025 55A    AM    Sewing for Fashion Designers (9 & 10 grades only)    Instructor: TBA / Room: TBA
HAP 025 55B    AM    Sewing for Fashion Designers (9 & 10 grades only)    Instructor: TBA / Room: C604 (Feldman)
HAP 026 55A    AM    Sewing for Fashion Designers (11 & 12 grades only)  Instructor: TBA / Room: C813 (Feldman)  
HAP 026 55C    PM    Sewing for Fashion Designers (11 & 12 grades only)  Instructor: TBA / Room: C813 (Feldman)   
HAP 101 55A    AM    Introduction to the Fashion Industry                             Instructor: TBA / Room: C311 (Feldman) 

HAP 153 55A*   AM    Intermediate Sewing and Embroidery Design              Instructor: TBA / Room: TBA

Fashion Design Department- Art Offerings: 

HAR 016 55A    AM     Introduction to Fashion Design Art                       Instructor: TBA / Room: C809 (Feldman)    
HAR 016 55B    PM     Introduction to Fashion Design Art                       Instructor: TBA / Room: C707 (Feldman)    
HAR 016 55C    AM     Introduction to Fashion Design Art                       Instructor: TBA / Room: C707 (Feldman)
HAR 016 55D    PM     Introduction to Fashion Design Art                       Instructor: TBA / Room: C507 (Feldman)   
HAR 087 55A*   AM     Advanced Fashion Design Art Techniques II        Instructor: TBA / Room: C507 (Feldman)      
HAR 089 55A*   AM     Fashion Design Portfolio III                                   Instructor: TBA / Room: C711 (Feldman) 

Fashion Design Department - Menswear Offerings: 
HMW 151 55A    AM     Introduction to Menswear Design            Instructor: TBA / Room: C305 (Feldman) 
HMW 157 55A    PM     Introduction to Menswear Sewing            Instructor: TBA / Room: TBA (Feldman) 

Fabric Styling Department Offerings: 
HFS 182 55A    AM     Develop an Eye for Styling                    Instructor: TBA  / Room: C501 (Feldman)
HFS 182 55B    PM     Develop an Eye for Styling                    Instructor: TBA / Room: C501 (Feldman)

Jewelry Design Department Offerings: 

HJD 019 55A      AM     Jewelry Design Studio I                             Instructor: TBA / Room: A481 (Dubinsky)     
HJD 019 55B      PM     Jewelry Design Studio I                             Instructor: TBA / Room: A481 (Dubinsky)

Accessories Design Department Offerings: 
HLD 031 55A     AM    Sneaker and Performance Footwear Design    Instructor: TBA / Room: C615  (Feldman)
HLD 037 55B     PM    Introduction to Footwear: Design and Construction Basics      Instructor: TBA /Room: A484 (Dubinsky)

Patternmaking Technology Department Offerings: 
HPM 070 55B     AM     Basic Patternmaking and Sewing I                                  Instructor: TBA / Room: C412 (Feldman)
HPM 071 55A*    PM     Patternmaking and Sewing II                                           Instructor: TBA/ Room: C610 (Feldman)

Textile/ Surface Design Department Offerings: 
HTS 154 55B     PM     Introduction to Screenprinting                                     Instructor: TBA / Room: A581 (Dubinsky)  
HTS 171 55A*    AM    Weaving: Create Fabrics for Fashion and Fine Art     Instructor: TBA / Room: C512 (Feldman) 
*NEW COURSE: Registration opens on April 24th


Communication Design Pathways Department Course Offerings: 
HAD 101 55A AM     Introduction to Graphic Design                       Instructor: TBA / Room: D522 (Pomerantz)
HAD 109 55A PM     Drawing in Adobe Illustrator                            Instructor: TBA / Room: C313 (Feldman) 
HAD 150 55A AM     Magazine Design                                             Instructor: TBA / Room: C315 (Feldman)
HAD 155 55A AM     Applied Graphic Design                                   Instructor: TBA / Room: C313 (Feldman)

Fine Arts Department Offerings: 
HFA 023 55A    AM     Basic Observational Drawing                             Instructor: TBA / Room: D625 (Pomerantz)
HFA 024 55A    AM     Basic Life Drawing                                             Instructor: TBA / Room: D614 (Pomerantz)
HFA 145 55A    AM     Design, Composition and Color Theory             Instructor:  TBA / Room: D506 (Pomerantz)  
HFA 147 55A    PM     Introduction to Painting                                      Instructor: TBA / Room: D627 (Pomerantz)
HFA 148 55A    AM     Fine Arts Portfolio                                              Instructor: TBA / Room: D627 (Pomerantz)  
HFA 148 55B    PM     Fine Arts Portfolio                                              Instructor: TBA / Room: D616 (Pomerantz)

Film and Media Department Offerings:  
HFI 001 55A     AM     Digital Short Film Basics                                          Instructor: TBA / Room: C232 (Feldman)   
HFI 001 55B     PM     Digital Short Film Basics                                          Instructor: TBA / Room: C232 (Feldman)   

Animation, Interactive Media and Game Design Offerings:  
HGD 174 55A     AM   2-D Animation (Level 1)                                            Instructor: TBA / Room: C231 (Feldman)

Interior Design Department Offerings:
HID 021 55A       AM     Introduction to Drawing for Interior Design         Instructor: TBA / Room: D504 (Pomerantz)     
HID 021 55B       PM     Introduction to Drawing for Interior Design         Instructor: TBA / Room: D504 (Pomerantz) 

Illustration Department Offerings: 

HIL 012 55A       AM      Drawing for Illustration                                                     Instructor:  TBA / Room: D616 (Pomerantz)  
HIL 015 55A       PM      Learn the Art of Comic Book Drawing                              Instructor: TBA / Room: D506 (Pomerantz)
HIL 163 55A       PM      Anatomy for Artists                                                           Instructor: TBA / Room: D614 (Pomerantz)

Photography Department Offerings: 
HPH 159 55A    AM     Introduction to Digital Photography                                    Instructor: TBA / Room: D422 (Pomerantz)  
HPH 159 55B    PM     Introduction to Digital Photography                                    Instructor: TBA / Room: D422 (Pomerantz)  
HPH 166 55A    AM     Darkroom PhotographyTechniques                                    Instructor: TBA / Room: D420 (Pomerantz) 
HPH 169 55A    AM     Digital Photography and Photoshop                                   Instructor: TBA / Room: C230 (Feldman)
HPH 169 55B    PM     Digital Photography and Photoshop                                   Instructor: TBA / Room: C302 (Feldman)