SRJC Course Outlines

6/13/2024 11:34:08 PMFASH 121A Course Outline as of Fall 2021

Inactive Course

Discipline and Nbr:  FASH 121ATitle:  BASIC TEE SHIRTS  
Full Title:  Sewing with Knits: Basic Tee Shirts
Last Reviewed:3/13/2017

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum.50Lecture Scheduled.5017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled8.75
Minimum.50Lab Scheduled.673 min.Lab Scheduled11.73
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total1.17 Contact Total20.48
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  17.50Total Student Learning Hours: 37.98 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
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Catalog Description:
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Basic tee shirt construction, including neckline variations, stretch hem techniques and use of ribbing.


Recommended Preparation:
Course Completion of FASH 70A

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Basic tee shirt construction, including neckline variations, stretch hem techniques and use of ribbing.
(Grade or P/NP)

Recommended:Course Completion of FASH 70A
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP


Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
CSU Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
UC Transfer:Effective:Inactive:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Both Certificate and Major Applicable


Student Learning Outcomes:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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1. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to construct a tee shirt using appropriate construction techniques for knit fabrics.

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In order to achieve these learning outcomes,during the course. the student will:
1. Identify different types of knit fabrics and their characteristics.
2. Apply basic construction techniques for sewing knits.
3. Select patterns and suitable fabrics for tee shirt construction.
4. Construct a basic tee shirt and several variations.

Topics and Scope
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I.  Characteristics of Knit Fabrics
    A. Natural
     B. Synthetic
II. Selection of Patterns
     A. Suitable fabrics
    B. Interfacings
    C. Notions
III. Pattern Variations
    A. Crew neckline
     B. Scoop neckline
    C. Mitered v-neckline
IV. Basic Construction Techniques for Knit Fabrics
    A. Seam finishes
    B. Hem finishes
    C. Neckline finishes
     D. Ribbing application
All topics are covered in both the lecture and lab parts of the course.

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Lecture Assignments:
1. Reading (6-8 pages per week)
2. Quizzes (1-2)
Lab Assignments:
1. Construct tee shirt samples (6-7): stretch seams; crew neckline; scoop neckline; mitered v-neckline; stretch hems
2. Construct a knit fabric tee shirt

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
0 - 0%
This is a degree applicable course but assessment tools based on writing are not included because problem solving assessments and skill demonstrations are more appropriate for this course.
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
5 - 10%
Calculations and measurements
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
75 - 85%
Construction of 6-7 tee shirt samples and one knit fabric tee shirt
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
5 - 15%
Quizzes: Multiple choice, completion, short answer
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
5 - 10%
Attendance and participation

Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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 Knits for Real People. Neall, Susan and Palmer, Pati. 2015

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