Footwear Design and Construction

Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Footwear Design and Construction

  • Host University

    Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Fashion, Fashion Design

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    In this course, students are introduced to an advanced level of footwear design and production. Italy is a market leader in design for the footwear industry, and students will analyze past and recent styles, leathers, and components in terms of functionality and design. Students will continue to develop patternmaking skills by designing and making prototypes of basic footwear and related accessories. This class includes experiential learning with CEMI.

Course Disclaimer

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