SRJC Course Outlines

9/24/2021 10:58:22 PMFASH 70B Course Outline as of Fall 2022

Changed Course
CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  FASH 70BTitle:  CLOTHING CONSTRUCTION 2  
Full Title:  Clothing Construction 2
Last Reviewed:5/10/2021

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum2.00Lecture Scheduled1.0017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled17.50
Minimum2.00Lab Scheduled3.006 min.Lab Scheduled52.50
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total4.00 Contact Total70.00
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  35.00Total Student Learning Hours: 105.00 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
Also Listed As: 
Formerly:  CLTX 70B

Catalog Description:
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Building on topics from 70A, this course covers intermediate to advanced sewing and garment construction skills used in fashion design and apparel production. Creating both samples and finished garments, students will build competence working with specialty fabrics, and more complex patterns. Lectures will discuss the important steps of apparel production in the fashion industry.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:
Course Completion of FASH 70A


Recommended Preparation:

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
Description: Untitled document
Building on topics from 70A, this course covers intermediate to advanced sewing and garment construction skills used in fashion design and apparel production. Creating both samples and finished garments, students will build competence working with specialty fabrics, and more complex patterns. Lectures will discuss the important steps of apparel production in the fashion industry.
(Grade or P/NP)

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

ARTICULATION, MAJOR, and CERTIFICATION INFORMATION

Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
 Area:
 
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
CSU Transfer:TransferableEffective:Spring 1982Inactive:
 
UC Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
C-ID:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Both Certificate and Major Applicable



COURSE CONTENT

Student Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:
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1. Demonstrate intermediate garment construction skills.
2. Identify and discuss the main steps of the apparel production process.
 

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In order to achieve these learning outcomes, during the course students will:
 
1. Operate a computerized sewing machine, a serger, a cover stitch machine, and an industrial
    straight stitch machine.
2. Demonstrate methods for handling a variety of specialty fabrics.
3. Apply pattern alterations to achieve desired fit and design.
4. Explain the process of apparel production in the fashion industry.
5. Utilize intermediate to advanced sewing techniques in garment construction.
6. Complete samples and garments containing bound buttonholes, welt pockets, waistbands, fly zippers, linings, invisible
    zippers, collars, plackets, and facings.

Topics and Scope
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Topics will include but not be limited to:
I. Sewing Equipment
    A. Sergers and overlock machines
    B. Computerized sewing machines
    C. Cover Stitch Machine
    D. Industrial straight stitch machines
II. Specialty Fabrics
    A. Wool
    B. Plaids
    C. Napped fabrics
     D. Silky fabrics
     E. Linings
III. Pattern Alterations and the Fitting Process
IV. Apparel Production in the Fashion Industry
V.  Sewing Techniques
    A. Hand stitches
    B. Cording and Piping
    C. Hong Kong Seam Finish
    D. Bias Binding
    E. Tucks and Pleats
VI. Garment Construction Techniques
    A. Bound Buttonholes/ Welt pockets
    B. Waistbands
    C. Linings
     D. Fly Zipper/ Invisible Zipper
    E. Collars
    F. Plackets
    G. Facings
 
All topics are covered in the lecture and lab portions of the course.

Assignments:
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Lecture Related Assignments:
1. Read from text (5-15 pages per week)
2. Quiz(zes) (1-2) and Final Exam
 
Lab Related Assignments:
1. Prepare 10-15 samples of sewing techniques demonstrated in class
2. Construct 2 samples and garments

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%
None
This is a degree applicable course but assessment tools based on writing are not included because 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
0 - 0%
None
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
60 - 80%
Samples and garments
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
10 - 15%
Quiz(zes) and Final Exam
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
10 - 25%
Attendance and Participation


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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A Guide to Fashion Sewing, 6th ed. Amaden-Crawford, Connie. Fairchild/Bloomsbury. 2015 (classic)
 
Readers' Digest Complete Guide to Sewing. The Readers' Digest Association. 2011 (classic)

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