Enterprise Center (Dept. of Continuing Education)
Fashion Institute of Technology
Seventh Avenue at 27th Street
New York, NY  10001
212-217-7250

 Rhinoceros ONLINE Courses for 
Fall 2014

These are non-credit courses



Rhino I

click for brief Rhino I course summary

This first course will cover 2-D digital drawing/drafting.  Class exercises will include mostly jewelry related material.   

Students log on to the course page for reading assignments, supporting videos, homework assignments and other course information.  Students log on according to their individual schedules.  Course is available 24/7.  There are no set class times.
Teacher is available via course email for support with class materials and any other issues that come up.

This course is taught on the PC.  It is recommended that you have a PC version of Rhino on which to study and do homework.

There are 3-4 required homework assignments.

Text: Rhino for Jewelry, by Dana Buscaglia – available at the FIT bookstore or amazon.com

Instructor:  Dana Buscaglia, CAD Designer & Model Maker, Rhino Instructor at Fashion Institute of Technology 

Course number:  CTD 430 OL1
Class dates: 8/25 - 9/23, 2014
Cost:  $310.00

Contact:  The Enterprise Center at FIT. 212-217-7250
register online



Rhino II

click for brief Rhino II course summary


This course will build on Rhino modeling fundamentals. We will get into 3-D surface and solid modeling fundamentals. Class exercises will include mostly jewelry related material. Prerequisite: Rhino I -  CTC-430-OL1 

Students log on to the course page for reading assignments, supporting videos, homework assignments and other course information.   Students log on according to their individual schedules.  Course is available 24/7.  There are no set class times.

This course is taught on the PC.  It is recommended that you have a PC version of Rhino on which to study and do homework.

There are 3-4 required homework assignments.

Teacher is available via course email for support with class materials and any other issues that come up.

Text: Rhino for Jewelry, by Dana Buscaglia – available at FIT bookstore or amazon.com

Instructor:  Dana Buscaglia, CAD Designer & Model Maker, Rhino Instructor at Fashion Institute of Technology 

Course number:  CTD-431 OL1
Class Dates:  9/29 - 10/29, 2014
Cost:  $310.00

Contact:  The Enterprise Center at FIT. 212-217-7250
register online


Rhino III

click for brief Rhino III course summary


In this course we will continue to focus on the creation of 3-D surfaces and solids. Students will continue to learn the creation, manipulation and editing of 3-D objects for the making of 3-D models. Class exercises will include mostly jewelry related material.     Prerequisite: Rhino II - CTC-431-OL1

Students log on to the course page for reading assignments, supporting videos, homework assignments, and other course information.   Students log on according to their individual schedules.  Course is available 24/7.  There are no set class times.

This course is taught on the PC.  It is recommended that you have a PC version of Rhino on which to study and do homework.

There are 3-4 required homework assignments.

Teacher is available via course email for support with class materials and any other issues that come up.

Text: Rhino for Jewelry, by Dana Buscaglia – available at the FIT bookstore or amazon.com

Instructor:  Dana Buscaglia, CAD Designer & Model Maker, Rhino Instructor at Fashion Institute of Technology 

Course number:  CTD-432 OL1
Class Dates:  11/3 - 12/5, 2014
Cost:  $310.00
Contact:  The Enterprise Center at FIT. 212-217-7250
register online

Note:  There is a one-time $5.00 registration fee per semester.