Apparel Merchandising / Interior Design | Apparel Industries
H209 | 7509 | Shaffer, J

Meeting Day and Time:  T/TH 2:30-3:45 pm

Course Description and Content: H209-Apparel Industries.  Economic
and business factors in the fashion business; development and
operation of fashion markets; classifications of businesses; current
business trends in the industry and career opportunities in the

Required Texts and Readings: TIS Supplement available at TIS and IU

Optional: Jarnow, Jeannette & Guerreiro, Inside the Fashion
Business, MacMillan, 5th ed., 1996

Outline Course Requirements:Course evaluation will be based on
tests, in-class assignments, quizzes and three written reports.

Other Comments: This course includes several guest speakers from
various companies and careers represented in retailing.