FASHION - CUSTOM CLOTHING (16 Units) ( Official )
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FASHION - CUSTOM CLOTHING (16 Units) ( Official )

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Program Type: Occupational Skills Certificate

Division: School of Career and Technical Education

Program Description:
Upon completion of the requirements, the student will be able to pattern and construct original garments to fit a specific customer or dress size. Employment as a custom sewing technician, bridal or formalwear, alterations and personal fit patternmaker would be attainable for work in an existing business, free-lance or as a self-employed entrepreneur.The curriculum emphasizes clothing construction, alterations, patternmaking by both the flat and draped methods.
An Occupational Skills Certificate is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective: Summer 2008


Required Units in the Major:    16

Required Courses
  FASH 001A - FASHION SURVEY (3.0 units)
  &
  FASH 001B - INTERMEDIATE CLOTHING CONSTRUCTION (3.0 units)
  &
  FASH 108 - PATTERNMAKING BY DRAPING (3.0 units)
  &
  FASH 005 - PATTERN DRAFTING (3.0 units)
  &
  FASH 001C - ADVANCED CLOTHING CONSTRUCTION (3.0 units)
  OR
  FASH 105 - INTERMEDIATE FASHION DRAFTING AND DRAPING (3.0 units)
  &
  FASH 128I - ADVANCED CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUES - COUTURE, MENSWEAR (1.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  FASH 021 - PRINCIPLES OF FASHION (3.0 units)
  &
  FASH 106 - ADVANCED PATTERN DRAFTING AND DRAPING (3.0 units)
  &
  FASH 109 - COMPUTER AIDED FASHION DESIGN (3.0 units)
  &
  BUS 116 - SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (3.0 units)