Fall 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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FASHN 150    Fundamentals of Sewing/Beginning Sewing    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 100; or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 or ESL 114; and LIBR 318; and MATH 34 with grades of "C" or better.
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the basic techniques for construction of men's, women's, and children's clothing and home accessories. Students will learn about materials and sewing supplies selection, sewing machine operation, and reading pattern instructions. Simple construction techniques are included along with the use and understanding of a sew-thru 1/8" grid ruler, tape measure, and yardstick. Students will calculate and recognize measurements for the purpose of purchasing fabric. This course is designed for the student with little or no previous sewing experience. Students will be advised to purchase sample kits from the SCC College Store. The cost per student to participate is approximately $30-$50. One field trip to a fabric store may be required. A substitute activity will be provided for students who cannot attend the field trip.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         24566 
Textbook
MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262         24566 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262         25172 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus



FASHN 182    Making Your Own Apparel Form    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 150 with a grade of "C" or better.
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an innovative course in the construction of a personalized apparel or full body form that will duplicate the student's body in contour, bone structure, and posture. Students will cast and cover their own apparel or body forms and learn how to use these forms in various ways. This course may be taken two times for credit provided there is no duplication of topics. The approximate cost per student to participate in this course is $175. Students will be advised to purchase kits from the SCC College Store. Total cost is dependent on material costs.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
F         01:00PM-03:05PM LEC L.Scott              SCC MAIN RHS 262         30082 
Textbook
F         03:15PM-06:30PM LAB L.Scott              SCC MAIN RHS 262           
NEW SECTION - 30082 - as of 07/19/11
On-Campus



FASHN 312    Fashion for Film, Television, & Stage    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 100; or ESL 114, ESLR 320, and ESLW 320; FASHN 340, LIBR 318, and MATH 34 with grades of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will expose a student to the procedures for research and understanding and creation of fashions for film, television, and stage. This course is a theory and practicum course. Students will create a sketchbook based on three areas of fashion/costume needs. Students will read a script for a film and research time periods, textiles, and styles to include in sketches of their design concepts. Students will examine budgets, organization, and production breakdowns for a television show. Students will also read a script for a theatre production and research the period and design concepts to include in a character study of the correct costume designs. The cost per student to participate will be approximately $35-$50.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         29072 
Textbook
TTh       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC J.Oh                 SCC MAIN RHS 262         29072 Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB J.Oh                 SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus



FASHN 321    Wearable Art Studies    1 Unit

Prerequisite: FASHN 150 with a grade of "C" or better or equivalent
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This collection of skill courses will give the student the opportunity to explore different surface manipulations of fabrics. Each skill will be created as a sample for use on garments throughout the Applied Apparel Studies program. The different fabric treatments that will be explored are: Piecing & Quilting, Applique & Felting, and Fabric Manipulation. This course may be taken three times for credit provided there is no duplication of topics. Students will choose and purchase their own materials from a list given at the start of class. The cost to participate per student is approximately $40-$65.

Schedule: Five Week - First, Aug 20-Sep 27
Piecing & Quilting
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         27920 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
1 Unit
On-Campus

Schedule: Five Week - Second, Sep 28-Nov 02
Fabric Manipulation
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         29514 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
1 Unit
On-Campus

Schedule: Five Week - Third, Nov 03-Dec 13
Applique & Felting
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         29516 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
1 Unit
On-Campus



FASHN 330    History of Western World Fashion    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 100; or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 or ESL 114; and LIBR 318 with grades of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Students will study dress in Western civilization from ancient times through the present. An interdisciplinary approach is used to examine how clothing communicates values displayed by the individual and functions as a reflection of trends in technology, political events, social ideals, and cultural developments in art and music. Emphasis will be placed on the evolution of apparel design and style through historic development. One field trip is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         24606 
Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC Z.Lopez-Cid          SCC MAIN RHS 262         24606 Textbook
On-Campus



FASHN 340    Apparel & Fashion Illustration    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: In this course, the processes of a fashion designer, costume designer, and cutter /draper are explored. Through research, illustration, and rendering, the understanding of a garment emerges. Students will learn to draw the skeleton, muscles, and skin of the human body as a two-dimensional form. Students will also fine-tune their skills of dressing the form and completing the rendering and illustration in paint, color, and texture. Topics will include fabric interpretation, personal style, fashion design, period costume, and theatrical costume. Students will create a collection of illustrations for use in a professional portfolio. The cost for students to participate will be approximately $25-$50. This course was formerly FASHN 140

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
F         07:30AM-09:35AM LEC J.Oh                 SCC MAIN RHS 262         29074 
Textbook
F         09:45AM-01:00PM LAB J.Oh                 SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus



FASHN 350    Applied Apparel Studies / Premier Level Construction    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 150 with a grade of "C" or better or equivalent
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides training in fitting garment muslins and making adjustments to paper patterns. The first six weeks of the course will cover samples in seams, hems, zippers, and sleeve applications. The second ten weeks of the class will be concentrating on utilizing samples learned that will be used in a muslin and finished garment. The project samples will be presented in a multi-step process. The samples will be created by students for their notebooks. This course will introduce the students to the care, maintenance, and working knowledge of an industrial sewing machine. One field trip is required. Students will be advised to purchase sample fabric kits from the SCC College Store, along with other student choices of patterns and materials purchased from local stores. The cost per student to participate will be approximately $75-$125.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         27924 
Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262         27924 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

Sa        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262         29076 Textbook
Sa        10:15AM-01:20PM LAB M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus



FASHN 351    Applied Apparel Studies /Intermediate Principles of Construction    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 150 or FASHN 350 with a grade of "C" or better or equivalent
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course presents intermediate apparel construction techniques, such as working with more complex pattern adjustments, patterns, notions, and fabrics. Comprehensive custom sewing techniques for men, women, and children will be applied to four student-made garments. The course will instruct the students on the care and working knowledge of an industrial sewing machine. The course may be taken two times for credit provided there is no duplication of topics. One field trip may be required. The cost to participate per student is approximately $70-$100.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         29669 
Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262         29669 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

Sa        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262         29671 Textbook
Sa        10:15AM-01:20PM LAB M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus



FASHN 370    Pattern Adjustment and Fit    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 351 with a grade of "C" or better or equivalent
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a study of how to make patterns fit taking body and pattern measurements and their relationship to a variety of body fitting differences. Extensive pattern adjustment techniques will be demonstrated, practiced, and applied to a "basic" garment pattern, which will become a sloper for flat pattern design. Garment fitting techniques and refinements will be done through garment alterations on a fitting "muslin" of the "basic" garment. These alterations will be examined on the students and an industry standard apparel form. The course may be taken two times for credit provided there is no duplication of topics. The cost per student to participate is approximately $40-$65.00.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        03:30PM-04:20PM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         30079 
Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LAB A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262           
NEW SECTION - 30079 - as of 07/19/11
On-Campus



FASHN 372    Pattern Making and Design    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 351 with a grade of "C" or better, or equivalent.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course offers an introduction to the flat pattern method of apparel design. Students will develop/refine a personal sloper from a commercial basic pattern. This sloper will be used to create various full size patterns and a student designed garment. Pattern making techniques will be perfected with 1/2 or 1/4 size patterns. Students will learn how to combine pattern design variations to create new designs. The course may be taken two times for credit providing there is no duplication of topics. The cost per student to participate will be approximately $30-$50.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        01:00PM-01:50PM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         29673 
Textbook
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LAB A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus



FASHN 373    Pattern Drafting    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 372 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will include instructions on how to draft slopers using industry standard measurements to create basic blocks for woven fabrics. Using the basic blocks, students will develop first patterns for simple garment designs and construct sample garments to test fit on industry standard apparel forms. The cost per student to participate will be approximately $50-$100. This course may be taken two times for credit provided no topics are duplicated.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        01:00PM-01:50PM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         29078 
Textbook
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LAB A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus



Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 20, 2011