Fall 2018 Class Schedule (SCC)



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FASHN 301    Fundamentals of Apparel Construction    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.
Course Transferable to CSU
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. Students will explore theories and concepts of construction of simple garments and interior use projects. Technical 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. The cost per student to participate is approximately $30-$50. One field trip is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW08:00AM-08:50AMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26217049Textbook
MW09:00AM-10:20AMLABL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 262
On-Campus

MW06:00PM-06:50PMLECJ.WinchellSCC MAIN RHS 26218647Textbook
MW07:00PM-08:20PMLABJ.WinchellSCC 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

TTh07:30AM-08:50AMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26121112Textbook
On-Campus


FASHN 321    Fabric Manipulation    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 301 or 350 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will give the student the opportunity to explore a variety of different surface manipulations of fabrics. Different techniques will be applied to samples for use on garments that students may create in other fashion courses. The different fabric treatments that will be explored are: fabric manipulation, quilting, and applique. Students will choose and purchase their own materials from a list given at the start of class. The cost of materials per student is approximately $75-$100.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW03:30PM-04:20PMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26220277Textbook
MW04:30PM-05:50PMLABL.GiovannettiSCC 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 C1; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
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

F09:00AM-12:15PMLECM.KornSCC MAIN RHS 27317057Textbook
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 and theatrical costumes, technical flats, and tech packs. Students will create a collection of illustrations for use in a professional portfolio. The cost for students to participate will be approximately $25-$50.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh01:00PM-01:50PMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26218818Textbook
TTh02:00PM-03:20PMLABL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 262
On-Campus


FASHN 350    Applied Apparel Studies / Premier Level Construction    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 301 with a grade of "C" or better
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 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

MW01:00PM-01:50PMLECJ.WinchellSCC MAIN RHS 26218649Textbook
MW02:00PM-03:20PMLABJ.WinchellSCC MAIN RHS 262
On-Campus


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

Prerequisite: 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. One field trip is required. The cost per student is approximately $70-$100 for this course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW01:00PM-01:50PMLECJ.WinchellSCC MAIN RHS 26218820Textbook
MW02:00PM-03:20PMLABJ.WinchellSCC MAIN RHS 262
On-Campus


FASHN 352    Applied Apparel Studies / Advanced Couture Construction    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 351 with a grade of "C" or better or equivalent
Advisory: FASHN 350 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers apparel construction techniques applied to several challenging designs, which will be student-made using unusual and difficult fabrics. Couture construction techniques with applied details and finishes, usually found on more expensive garments, will be explored. The course will continue the instruction of the use and care of industrial sewing machines. One field trip is required. The cost per student to participate is approximately $70-$100.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW03:30PM-04:20PMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26221305Textbook
MW04:30PM-05:50PMLABL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 262
NEW SECTION - 21305 - as of 08/17/18
On-Campus


FASHN 354    Building Corsets    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 350 with grades of "C" or better or equivalent
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will enable a student to create a corset and a foundation garment needed for advanced garments. The student will learn to identify the appropriate corset fabrics, boning, and findings that are used in making corsets. Instruction will include layout, measuring, fitting, and construction of a basic corset. One field trip is required. The cost per student to participate in this course will be approximately $75-$125.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW10:30AM-11:20AMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26218920Textbook
MW11:30AM-12:50PMLABL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 262
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 and 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 cost per student to participate will be approximately $30-$50.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW10:30AM-11:20AMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26220358Textbook
MW11:30AM-12:50PMLABL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 262
On-Campus


FASHN 495    Independent Studies in Fashion    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 162 hours LAB
Description: This course will give students the opportunities to investigate specific topics more directly.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TBATBALABL.Giovannetti TBA TBA18179Textbook
Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
3 Units
On-Campus

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: October 18, 2018