Fall 2024

Transformation/Revelation: Introduction to Costume Design

Listed in: Theater and Dance, as THDA-266


Junghyun G. Lee (Section 01)


An investigative look at clothes and style through the lens of costume design, rooted in cultural, socio-economic and political landscapes. In this course, students are introduced to fashion in history and the core principles of costume design for performance.  Assignments consist of reading, research, and small-scale presentations. No previous design experience is required.  Fall semester.  Professor Lee.

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Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: This course will involve regular attendance and class participation, class discussion, reading, independent research, possible viewing and writing assignments, visual analysis, and small-scale presentations, as applicable. Attendance at performances outside of class and/or field trips may also be required.

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Other years: Offered in Fall 2023, Fall 2024