Fall 2012 Class Schedule (SCC)



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FASHN 150    Fundamentals of Sewing/Beginning Sewing    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 101; 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 25-Dec 20
MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         16904 
Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262         17152 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 157    Apparel & Fashion Accessories    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: Apparel and fashion garments are not complete without accessories. The topics covered in these skill courses will give the student the understanding of when, where, why, and how accessories are used and constructed. This course may be taken three times for credit provided there is no duplication of topics. The cost per student to participate in this course is approximately $30-$80.

Schedule: Five Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 02
Gloves, Collars/Cuffs, Neckwear/Pocket Squares, Be
F         01:00PM-03:05PM LEC J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262         19495 
Textbook
F         03:15PM-06:30PM LAB J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

Schedule: Five Week - Second, Oct 03-Nov 07
Millinery and Reticules/Purses
F         01:00PM-03:05PM LEC J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262         19497 Textbook
F         03:15PM-06:30PM LAB J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

Schedule: Five Week - Third, Nov 08-Dec 18
Leather goods, Shoes & Fur
F         01:00PM-03:05PM LEC J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262         19499 Textbook
F         03:15PM-06:30PM LAB J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 310    Fashion Analysis/Clothing Selection    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 101; or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 or ESL 114; and LIBR 318 with grades of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is an introduction to the socio-psychological aspects of clothing within the U.S. culture. Clothing behaviors as viewed through economic and political influences on fashion, fashion terminology, and past and present fashion cycles, are contrasted with other contemporary cultures around the world. Essential theories of color perception and applied problems dealing with color interaction, line, design, and texture will be presented. Analysis of wardrobe planning, buying ready-to-wear, and care and maintenance of family clothing are included.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN PAC 105         20027 
Textbook
On-Campus


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

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 101; 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 25-Dec 20
TTh       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         18443 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 330    History of Western World Fashion    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 101; 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 25-Dec 20
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHN 264         16920 
Textbook
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 section of the course will cover samples in seams, hems, zippers, and sleeve applications. The second section of the course will be concentrate on the proper use and understanding of serger machines. During the remainder of the course students will produce a garment utilizing samples from the notebook and the serger. 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 25-Dec 20
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         18222 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
The above FASHN 350 (FASHN 351) section (18222) is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
On-Campus

Sa        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262         18447 Textbook
Sa        10:15AM-01:20PM LAB M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
The above FASHN 350 (FASHN 351) section (18447) is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
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 one time. One field trip is required. The cost to participate per student is approximately $70-$100.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         18599 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

Sa        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262         18601 Textbook
Sa        10:15AM-01:20PM LAB M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 361    Pants; Fit, Style and Construction    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 150 and FASHN 350 with grades of "C" or better or equivalent
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This apparel construction course focuses on selecting pants patterns and suitable fabrics. Through the process of pant evaluation and pattern adjustments, a base block pattern can be constructed. From this basic block, personal style variations can be fitted and constructed. This course also covers variations for men's and women's pant styles and applications. The cost per student to participate is approximately $75-$120.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         19503 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 367    Stretch I    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 150 and 350 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the essentials of stretch construction, including sizing, terms, and principles. Construction and fitting techniques will be used to draft a sloper block. Students will use industrial sewing and serger machines to construct loungewear, yoga outfits, body suits, leotards swimsuits, and other activewear. One field trip is required. Materials will cost approximately $65-$125 per student.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
F         07:30AM-09:35AM LEC J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262         19501 
Textbook
F         09:45AM-01:00PM LAB J.Winchell           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 25-Dec 20
MW        03:30PM-04:20PM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         18733 
Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LAB A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 495    Independent Studies in Fashion    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will give students the opportunities to investigate specific topics more directly. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Giovannetti         TBA TBA                 20386 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Giovannetti         TBA TBA                   
On-Campus

Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: January 10, 2013