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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  - June 6, 2019 (100% Refund period ends on June 6th, exclusive of the $15 Registration Fee)
LATE REGISTRATION: June 7-13, 2019 (75% Refund period, exclusive of the $15 Registration Fee).
Registration is now closed for summer.  

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) 

All new students must attend the Precollege Orientation and submit a signed Consent Form. Get ready here.
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: Ted Schachter / Room: C415A (Feldman)  Supply List
HAC 067 55A AM    Writing for Advertising and Marketing                                      Instructor: Barry Gold / Room: C309C (Feldman)   Supply List

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

Fashion Business Management Department Offerings: 
HFM 060 55A    AM     Fashion Forecasting: Seeing into the Future          Instructor: Melissa Perilli / Room: B734 (Business)  Supply List 
HFM 060 55B    PM     Fashion Forecasting: Seeing into the Future          Instructor: Jamie Ross / Room: B508 (Business)  Supply List 
HFM 064 55A    AM     The Ins and Outs of Fashion Merchandising          Instructor: Catherine Geib/ Room: B508 (Business)  Supply List 
HFM 065 55B    PM      Product Development: Creativity and Business     Instructor: Catherine Geib / Room: B303 (Business)  Supply List 
HFM 066 55A    AM      Careers in Fashion Styling                                     Instructor: Jennifer Lee / Room: B303 B819 (Business)  Supply List 


Fashion Design Department- Apparel Offerings: 
HAP 017 55B*  PM     Draping for Fashion Design                                         Instructor: Karen Rippy / Room: C702 (Feldman)  Supply List 
HAP 025 55A    AM    Sewing for Fashion Designers (9 & 10 grades only)    Instructor: Bernadette Grinley / Room: C715 (Feldman)   Supply List 
HAP 026 55A    AM    Sewing for Fashion Designers (11 & 12 grades only)  Instructor: Michael Kaye / Room: C813 (Feldman)  Supply List
HAP 026 55C    PM    Sewing for Fashion Designers (11 & 12 grades only)  Instructor: Eileen Karp / Room: C813 (Feldman)  Supply List 
HAP 026 55D    PM    Sewing for Fashion Designers (11 & 12 grades only)  Instructor: Lester Rodriguez / Room: C715 (Feldman)   Supply List
HAP 101 55A    AM    Introduction to the Fashion Industry                             Instructor: Gerard Dellova / Room: C311 (Feldman)  Supply List 

HAP 153 55A*   AM    Intermediate Sewing and Embroidery Design              Instructor: Karen Middleton / Room: C706 (Feldman)  Supply List

Fashion Design Department- Art Offerings: 

HAR 016 55A    AM     Introduction to Fashion Design Art      Instructor: Christopher Uvenio / Room: C809 (Feldman)  Supply List
HAR 016 55B    PM     Introduction to Fashion Design Art      Instructor: Joanne Galanos / Room: C707 (Feldman)  Supply List
HAR 016 55C    AM     Introduction to Fashion Design Art      Instructor: Steven Cutting / Room: C707 (Feldman)  Supply List
HAR 016 55D    PM     Introduction to Fashion Design Art      Instructor: Christopher Uvenio / Room: C507 (Feldman)  Supply List 
HAR 087 55A*   AM     Advanced Fashion Design Art Techniques II    Instructor: Susanna Moyer / Room: C711 (Feldman)  Supply List 
HAR 089 55A*   AM     Fashion Design Portfolio III                    Instructor: Susanna Moyer / Room: C711 (Feldman)   Supply List 

Fashion Design Department - Menswear Offerings: 
HMW 151 55A    AM     Introduction to Menswear Design            Instructor: Mary Wilson / Room: C415C (Feldman)  Supply List 
HMW 157 55A    PM     Introduction to Menswear Sewing            Instructor: Michael Kaye / Room: C604 (Feldman)   Supply List 

Fabric Styling Department Offerings: 
HFS 182 55A    AM     Develop an Eye for Styling                    Instructor: Jeanine Han  / Room: C501 (Feldman)  Supply List 
HFS 182 55B    PM     Develop an Eye for Styling                    Instructor: Dennis Lee / Room: C501 (Feldman)  Supply List 

Jewelry Design Department Offerings: 

HJD 019 55B      PM     Jewelry Design Studio I                             Instructor: Ann Marie Sclafani / Room: A481 (Dubinsky)   Supply List

Accessories Design Department Offerings: 
HLD 031 55A AM    Sneaker and Performance Footwear Design  Instructor: Sean Stockton  / Room: C615  (Feldman)   Supply List 
HLD 037 55B PM    Intro to Footwear: Design and Construction Basics  Instructor: Charanor Marcano /Room: A484 (Dubinsky)   Supply List 

Textile/ Surface Design Department Offerings: 
HTS 154 55B     PM     Introduction to Screenprinting                       Instructor: Linda Daly / Room: A581 (Dubinsky)   Supply List


Communication Design Pathways Department Course Offerings: 
HAD 101 55A AM     Introduction to Graphic Design            Instructor: Enrique Paz / Room: D522 (Pomerantz)   Supply List 
HAD 109 55A PM     Drawing in Adobe Illustrator                  Instructor: Kenneth Krug / Room: C313 (Feldman)  Supply List 
HAD 150 55A AM     Magazine Design                                  Instructor: Stan Henry / Room: C306 (Feldman)  Supply List

Fine Arts Department Offerings: 
HFA 024 55A    AM     Basic Life Drawing                                  Instructor: Anthony Martino / Room: D614 (Pomerantz)  Supply List
HFA 145 55A    AM     Design, Composition and Color Theory  Instructor:  Sue Willis / Room: D506 (Pomerantz)   Supply List 
HFA 147 55A    PM     Introduction to Painting                           Instructor: James Reid / Room: D627 (Pomerantz)  Supply List
HFA 148 55A    AM     Fine Arts Portfolio                                   Instructor: Josef Zutelgte / Room: D627 (Pomerantz)  Supply List

Film and Media Department Offerings:  
HFI 001 55B     PM     Digital Short Film Basics                        Instructor: Sean Sullivan / Room: C230 (Feldman)  Supply List    

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

Interior Design Department Offerings:
HID 021 55A       AM     Introduction to Drawing for Interior Design         Instructor: Shannon Leddy / Room: D504 (Pomerantz)  Supply List  

Illustration Department Offerings: 

HIL 012 55A       AM      Drawing for Illustration                                            Instructor:  Sonja Lamut / Room: D616 (Pomerantz)  Supply List 
HIL 015 55A       PM      Learn the Art of Comic Book Drawing                     Instructor: Edward Murr / Room: D506 (Pomerantz)  Supply List 
HIL 163 55A       PM      Anatomy for Artists                                                  Instructor: Anthony Capparelli / Room: D614 (Pomerantz)  Supply List
Photography Department Offerings: 
HPH 159 55A    AM     Introduction to Digital Photography                         Instructor: Jordan Tiberio / Room: D422 (Pomerantz)  Supply List 
HPH 159 55B    PM     Introduction to Digital Photography                         Instructor: Frank Rocco / Room: D422 (Pomerantz)  Supply List 
HPH 166 55A    AM     Darkroom PhotographyTechniques                         Instructor: Cornelia Hediger / Room: D420 (Pomerantz)  Supply List 
HPH 169 55B    PM     Digital Photography and Photoshop                        Instructor: Pacifico Silano / Room: C302 (Feldman)  Supply List