TXA 327C TXA 327C. Social Psychology of Dress and Appearance. 3 Hours.
Explore cultural, social, and psychological significance of dress and appearance. Examine theories related to the ways individuals communicate and interpret the self, identity, and social roles through dress and appearance in contemporary society. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Textiles and Apparel 327 and 327C may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Three semester hours of coursework in psychology, sociology, or the School of Human Ecology.
The Division of Textiles and Apparel (TXA) is a science-based interdisciplinary hub providing a dynamic education – setting students up for a breadth of career and academic opportunities. Students in the Division of Textiles and Apparel are able to select from a wide range of innovative courses on campus, in New York City, NY, or Paris, France, or in studios and labs in collaboration with industry partners in the Austin, TX area. TXA students study the art of design, the science of chemistry and physics, and the application of retail principles .