Eastern Michigan University

College Of Technology  
 

 

College Of Technology

109 Sill Hall
Ypsilanti, MI,48197
734.487.0354


Contact the college

EMU Information:
734.487.1849

For detailed information, click the following link to visit the program website at : http://www.emich.edu/cot/progsites/atm

About the Program

The apparel, textiles and merchandising curriculum offers practical career-oriented knowledge and skills as well as theoretical foundations of marketing fashion apparel and accessories. A minor in Art, Communication, Journalism, Management, Marketing, Theatre or Physical Science is required.

About the Curriculum

I. MAJOR REQUIREMENTS 45 Credit Hours
 
A. Required Courses 27 Credit Hours
 
ATM 118 Apparel Studios
ATM 145 Introduction to Apparel and Textile Merchandising
ATM 212 Textile Science I
ATM 255 Apparel Analysis
ATM 312 Textile Science II
ATM 345 Merchandise Planning and Control
ATM 355 Application of Merchandising Practices
ATM 487 Field Experience
STS 300 Writing Across the Curriculum

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B. Elective Courses 18 Credit Hours

ATM 105 Integrated Arts
ATM 135 Cultural Study of Dress
ATM 200 Aesthetics and Design for the Apparel Industry
ATM 210 Display Techniques
ATM 265 Merchandising of Interior Furnishings
ATM 271 Woven Fabric Design
ATM 302 Fashion Manufacturing Techniques
ATM 372 Design and Production of a Fashion Show
ATM 380 History of the Haute Couture
ATM 390 Visual Merchandising
ATM 392 Flat Patternmaking
ATM 404 Textiles for Merchandising
ATM 439 Fashion Markets


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II MINOR 21 Credit Hours

Options
Art, Communication and Theatre, Journalism, Management, Marketing, Physical Sciences.


 

III GENERAL EDUCATION 40 Credit Hours
   
IV GENERAL ELECTIVES 18 Credit Hours
   
TOTAL REQUIRED FOR DEGREE 124 Credit Hours

Note:
Each student must choose a writing intensive course as part of major completion requirements. Consult your adviser for course options.

About the Faculty

>>  Subash Ghosh

>>  Cathryn Amidei