Clothing and Meaning
Develop critical judgment about the effects of clothing upon the physical, social, psychological, and economic well-being of individuals, families, and social groups.
Understand the terminology, concepts, and theories in clothing, fashion, and consumer behavior.
Identify and understand the interrelationships among areas in the fashion industry and become aware of related careers.
Learn the history of fashion through the 20th century and influential fashion designers and capitals.
Become acquainted with types of research conducted in the field.
Develop critical thinking skills, and use these skills to communicate ideas related to clothing in the family.