SRJC Course Outlines

7/5/2022 2:57:25 PMFLORS 105 Course Outline as of Fall 2022

Changed Course
CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  FLORS 105Title:  FLOWERS TO WEAR & CARRY  
Full Title:  Flowers to Wear and Carry
Last Reviewed:2/14/2022

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum1.00Lecture Scheduled1.0017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled17.50
Minimum1.00Lab Scheduled1.006 min.Lab Scheduled17.50
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total2.00 Contact Total35.00
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  35.00Total Student Learning Hours: 70.00 

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:  FLORS300.5

Catalog Description:
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Students will design and construct floral arrangements to wear and carry including corsages, hand-held bouquets, boutonnieres, and wristlets. Students will learn a variety of techniques for constructing arrangements with diverse materials.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:
Course Completion of FLORS 83A


Recommended Preparation:

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Students will design and construct floral arrangements to wear and carry including corsages, hand-held bouquets, boutonnieres, and wristlets. Students will learn a variety of techniques for constructing arrangements with diverse materials.
(Grade or P/NP)

Prerequisites:Course Completion of FLORS 83A
Recommended:
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:
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:Effective:Inactive:
 
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. Create personal flower arrangements utilizing the industry techniques and mechanics.
2. Explain methods of preparing materials used for personal flower arrangements.
3. Describe the different types of personal flowers and their appropriate use as related to customer uses.
 

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In order to achieve these learning outcomes, during the course students will:
1.  Describe the different types of personal flowers and their history.
2.  Construct a variety of personal flower arrangements utilizing appropriate techniques and materials.
3.  Explain methods of storing, conditioning and preparing materials used for personal flower arrangements.
4.  Properly package completed personal flower arrangements.

Topics and Scope
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I. Introduction
  A. Types of personal flowers
  B. History and background
      1. Development of the corsage
      2. History and background of the nosegay
      3. Flower symbolism and attributes
II.  Tools and Materials of Construction
    A.  Use of wire
    B.  Methods of taping
    C.  Use of glues
    D.  Fastening methods
III.  Conditioning of Materials
    A.  Types of flowers used
    B.  Uses of foliage and fillers
    C.  Special care considerations
IV. Techniques of Construction
    A. Types of personal flowers
        1. Corsages
             a. Pin-ons
             b. Wristlets
        2. Boutonnieres
        3. Hairpieces
        4. Leis
        5. Handbag pieces
        6. Nosegays/Handheld bouquets
    B. Use of ribbon
    C.  Use of permanent materials
    D.  Different design styles
    E.  Color choices, matching and coordination
V.  Methods of Packaging
VI. Seasonal Materials
 
Concepts presented in lecture are applied and practiced in lab.

Assignments:
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Lecture Related Assignments:
1. One portfolio comprising of photos of weekly design projects with accompanying journal entries listing materials and describing methods for each project.
2. Quizzes (1-2)
3. Final project
 
Lab Related Assignments:
1. Weekly design and construction projects on one to two arrangements per week, including::
   a. boutonnieres
   b. corsages
   c. hairpieces
   d. leis
   e. nosegays

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
50 - 80%
Floral design and construction projects, portfolio, final project.
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
20 - 30%
Quizzes
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
0 - 20%
Participation and professionalism


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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Instructor prepared materials.

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