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Precollege Parent Classes

FIT’s Center for Continuing and Professional Studies offers non-credit courses for Precollege parents. Learn computer skills, fashion history and trends, take a walking tour, and more! 

SPF 530 55A
An Introduction to the History of Fashion
This class will provide a brief introduction to the study of fashion using historical examples. Using the FIT Study Collection, participants will be able to examine garments from an array of time periods in order to better understand how the past influences and informs the work of contemporary designers.
Meets: Saturday, December 16 from 9:30pm-12:30pm
Cost: $55
Room: TBA 
Instructor: Sarah Byrd

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SPF 535 55A
Notable Names in Fashion: Paris Designers
Why do we care about Chanel and Dior? This course will look at some of the reasons why designers of the past are still referenced today and highlight examples of other noteworthy figures in fashion. Examples of designer garments and accessories will be included in this lecture/ museum visit program.
Meets: Saturday, December 16 from 1:45pm-4:45pm
Cost: $55
Room: TBA 
Instructor: Sarah Byrd

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Please email us if you have any questions: precollegeprograms@fitnyc.edu