Merchandising Management Minor

This program suspended per proposal 94292, July 13, 2015.

The Merchandising Management minor emphasizes the merchandising of textile products such as apparel, outdoor gear, and home furnishings.

The following are prerequisites for upper-division courses in the minor:

BA 215FUNDAMENTALS OF ACCOUNTING (or equivalent)4
BA 390MARKETING4
ECON 201*INTRODUCTION TO MICROECONOMICS4
ECON 202*INTRODUCTION TO MACROECONOMICS4

All courses must be taken on a graded (A–F) basis.

Core Courses
DHE 255. Textiles (4) Terminated summer 2017
DHE 270*APPEARANCE, POWER AND SOCIETY4
DHE 271INTRODUCTION TO RETAIL BUYING3
DHE 277. Fashion Trend Analysis (3) Terminated fall 2017
DHE 326SEWN PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT5
DHE 370^TEXTILE AND APPAREL MARKET ANALYSIS4
DHE 470RETAIL MERCHANDISING4
Select a minimum of 8 credits of the following:8
CROSS CULTURAL ASPECTS OF THE NEAR ENVIRONMENT
HISTORY OF THE NEAR ENVIRONMENT I
*HISTORY OF THE NEAR ENVIRONMENT II
HISTORY OF CONTEMPORARY FASHION
MERCHANDISE PLANNING AND CONTROL
*GLOBAL SOURCING OF TEXTILES, APPAREL, AND FOOTWEAR
DHE 473. Assortment Analysis and Management (4) Terminated spring 2015
Total Hours28

Minor Code: 416