FD32, History of Fashion

Course Outline, Spring 2003

 

        Reading and review questions are assigned each week and should be completed before attending the lecture. Review questions are not graded but are often used for discussion during class.

        Abbreviated vocabulary lists will be distributed

 

Jan 28 Introduction to course

 

Feb 4 Prehistory & Ancient Cultures: Mesopotamia and Egypt

Reading: p 16 41

Review question: p 42: 1

 

Feb 11 Ancient Cultures: Greek & Roman & Byzantine

Reading: p 46 - 62

Review questions: p 62: 2, 5, 7

Reading: p 66 82

Review questions: p 84: 1, 2, 4, 7

Reading: p 87 97

Review questions: p 122: 1, 3

 

 

Feb 18 The Early Middle Ages and the Late Middle Ages

Reading: p 98 -120

Review questions: p 122: 4, 6

Reading: p 126 - 147

Review questions: p 148: 1, 2, 3, 7

 

 

Feb 25 The Italian Renaissance and the Northern Renaissance

Review for Midterm

Reading: p 151 - 169

Review questions: p 170: 1, 2, 3, 5

Reading: p 174 192

Review questions: p 192: 1, 3, 5, 6, 7

Due: Fashion Designers of the 20th Century

 

 

Mar 4 Midterm #1 - bring scantron form #882

17th Century

Reading: p 195 - 222

Review questions: p 222: 2, 3, 4, 6

 

 

 

Mar 11 18th Century and the Directoire and Empire periods

Reading: p 226 - 248

Review questions: p 248: 1, 3, 5, 7

Reading: p 251 - 274

Review questions: p 274: 2, 3, 4, 5

 

Mar 18 The Romantic and Crinoline Periods

Reading: p 278 - 296

Review questions: p 296: 1, 3

Reading: p 300 - 319

Review questions: p 320: 1, 3, 4

 

Mar 25 NO CLASS - SPRING BREAK - NO CLASS

 

Apr 1 The Bustle, the Nineties, the Edwardian Era and WWI

Review for Midterm

Reading: p 324 - 349

Review questions: p 350: 1, 2, 3, 6, 8

Reading: p 358 - 379

Review questions: p 380: 1, 2, 4, 5

Due: Film Costume Critique

 

Apr 15 Midterm #2

 

Apr 22 20s, 30s and WWII

Reading: p 384 - 419

Review questions: p 420: 1, 2, 3, 5, 6

Apr 29 The New Look and Beyond

Reading: p 424 - 453

Review questions: p 454: 1, 3, 5, 6

May 6 The Vietnam Era

Reading: p 458 - 483

Review questions: p 484: 1, 2, 3

May 13 Late 20th Century

Review for Final

Reading: p 488 - 533

Review questions: p 533: 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9

DUE Historically Inspired Modern Fashion

May 20 FINAL EXAM- 6:00 - 8:00 pm

bring scantron #882