NYU Steinhardt

Literature and Methodology of Costume Studies

  • Course Number: ARCS-GE 2012
  • Hours: 10/20 per pnt
  • Units: 1-3 (var)
  • Description: An introduction to the foundation literature of costume studies. Through library sessions & assignments, students are trained in research methodologies, including the interpretation of artifacts, the use of visual & literary sources, & the role of museum & gallery exhibitions in furthering scholarship in this field. The course requires written work in diverse formats as well as image based presentations that prepare students for subsequent coursework.
  • Old Course Number: E93.2012