Fashion Media Minor

College of the Arts
School of Fashion Design and Merchandising
226 Rockwell Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-3010
FashionSchool@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/fashion


College of Communication and Information
School of Journalism and Mass Communication
334 Franklin Hall
330-672-8293
jmc@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/jmc

Description

This minor is open to Journalism and Mass Communication and Fashion Merchandising majors. It is a two track minor. Fashion students complete the Media Track in the minor to learn about fashion media and gain a better understanding of the media and publishing industry. Journalism and Mass Communication students complete the Fashion Track in the minor to gain a better understanding of the fashion industry. The Fashion Track includes a trip to New York City to study Fashion Media. The Media Track has a New York City trip as a requirement.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum 2.000 overall Kent State University GPA; or, if a first semester freshman or transfer student admitted in good standing, no established Kent State University GPA is needed.

This minor is open to Fashion Merchandising and Journalism and Mass Communication majors only.

Minor Requirements

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Minor Requirements
FDM 10010FASHION FUNDAMENTALS 3
JMC 41111FASHION PUBLISHING 3
ENTR 27056INTRODUCTION TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP 3
or FDM 35280 FASHION ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Choose a track from the following:15
Media Track for Fashion Merchandising Majors
FUNDAMENTALS OF MEDIA MESSAGES
MULTIMEDIA TECHNIQUES
SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGIES
VISUAL DESIGN FOR MEDIA: ADVANCED
Choose from the following:
FASHION IN THE MEDIA (New York only)
MAGAZINE DESIGN
CYBERMEDIA PRODUCTION
Fashion Track for Journalism and Mass Communication Majors
FASHION BRANDING
CONTEMPORARY FASHION DESIGNERS (WIC)
FASHION FORECASTING
FASHION IN THE MEDIA (New York only)
FIELD EXPERIENCE STUDY TOUR FOR NYC STUDIO STUDENTS (ELR)
NEW YORK MEDIA SEMINAR
Minimum Total Credit Hours:24

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.700