FSAD 6640

FSAD 6640

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2023-2024.

This course is designed to introduce students to the concepts and practices of digitally-measuring human body, sizing and fit, and digital product development. Discussions will be on technology solutions to improve fit and design process, and digitally-enabled manufacturing concepts. Readings and discussion topics will cover a variety of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods research examples; and include theories and models from other disciplines such as computer sciences and consumer behavior.

When Offered Fall.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: seniors and graduate students.

  • Demonstrate the ability to read and analyze research and other publications critically.
  • Improve skills in critiquing various research approaches, theories, and trends to define gaps and needs for future research in apparel product development and retail.
  • Improve skills in conducting research and manuscript writing as well as submitting work to conferences and journals.
  • Learn and practice using a 3D body scanner to collect anthropometric data, and various techniques to evaluate the data.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of virtual prototyping and 3D visualization technologies.

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18452 FSAD 6640   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person