Fall 2016 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.
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 garment 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. 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. This course was formally known as FASHN 150.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         16961 
Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

MW        01:00PM-01:50PM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         19846 Textbook
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262         19787 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 321    Fabric Manipulation    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 350 with a grade of "C" or better; 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 will give the student the opportunity to explore a variety of different surface manipulations of fabrics. Different techniques will be created in 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 20-Dec 15
TTh       03:30PM-04:20PM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         19790 
Textbook
TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LAB S.Zimlich            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 20-Dec 15
F         09:00AM-12:25PM LEC M.Korn               SCC MAIN RHS 271         16969 
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 20-Dec 15
TTh       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         19794 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

TTh       06:00PM-06:50PM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         18300 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 360    Clothing Alterations    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 instruction in techniques for operating commercial sewing machines, pressing equipment, and sewing tools to perform the various sewing skills in making ready-to-wear alterations and repairs. The student will analyze properly and improperly fitted garments and predict and complete alterations necessary for women's, men's, and children's ready-to-wear garments. One field trip may be required. The cost per student to participate is approximately $25-$40.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
Sa        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262         19796 
Textbook
Sa        10:15AM-01:30PM 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 20-Dec 15
MW        03:30PM-04:20PM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         19798 
Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 364    Menswear Construction    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: Men never looked so good! Students will study the skill needed to construct men's garments. Details will include measurements, pattern drafting, slopers, and blocks. In-depth treatments of patternmaking will cover casual to tailored apparel for the modern man. The cost per student to participate is $45 to $85.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         19800 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB L.Giovannetti        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 cost per student to participate is approximately $40-$65.00.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         19802 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB A.Dieu               SCC 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/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 20-Dec 15
TTh       01:00PM-01:50PM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         19804 
Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-03:20PM 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 ; 162 hours LAB
Description: This course will give students the opportunities to investigate specific topics more directly.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TBA       TBA             LAB L.Giovannetti         TBA TBA                 18373 
Textbook
On-Campus

Fall 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: May 3, 2016