International Academy of Design & Technology –Tampa: Fashion Design/ Fashion Merchandising. Tampa, Florida Fashion Design & Merchandising
Fashion design majors at the International Academy of Design & Technology –Tampa are trained in several aspects of both the fashion design and post-design process, including apparel design conceptualization, illustration, creation of original garments, and marketing. Design students gain experience working with lines, colors, patterns, and apparel functionality while developing marketable skills such as creative problem solving and technical proficiency. Fashion merchandising majors have the opportunity to develop the business skills they need to successfully find work in today’s global fashion industry. The fashion merchandising curriculum incorporates many essential features of merchandising such as management, marketing, and buying.