Apparel Merchandising / Interior Design | Hist of Textiles & Costume I
H311 | 24825 | Rowold, Kathleen
Meeting Day and Time: M, W, 4-5:15
Course Description and Content: Costume in western civilization
relating to social, economic, political and religious events from
early civilization through seventeenth century. Examination of the
visual arts as resources for costume history.
Required Texts and Readings: Payne, Winaker and Farrel-Beck. The
History of Costume, NY: Harper Collins Publications, Inc. 1992
Outline Course Requirements: Class attendance is essential as many
AUDIO VISUAL RESOURCES will be used in examining costume evolution
over the centuries. Semester grade is based on three objective
style unit exams, FOUR SHORT PAPERS, FOUR EXTRA-CURRICULAR
ACTIVITIES, and one eight to ten page term paper.
Other Comments: Selected additional readings may be distributed
during class sessions.