Spring 2013 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, Jan 19-May 22
MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         16958 
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         17157 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB M.Stanley            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, Jan 19-Feb 27
Piecing & Quilting
TTh       10:20AM-11:10AM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         19514 
Textbook
TTh       11:20AM-12:40PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

Schedule: Five Week - Second, Feb 28-Apr 10
Applique & Felting
TTh       10:20AM-11:25AM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         19517 Textbook
TTh       11:35AM-12:55PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

Schedule: Five Week - Third, Apr 11-May 15
Fabric Manipulation
TTh       10:20AM-11:25AM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         19519 Textbook
TTh       11:35AM-12:55PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 335    Historic Costuming    3 Units

Same As: TA 436
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRD 110 and ENGWR 101; or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320; FASHN 340, FASHN 150, LIBR 318, and MATH 34 with grades of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: The impact of social, political, cultural, and economic issues on costume is explored from the cradle of civilization through modern times. Specific periods of fashion are researched to design and construct historically correct garments. Students will learn how to apply the principles of modern pattern making to various historical styles and use this knowledge to design and create historical costumes. The unique cut and construction of each historical period is covered, from undergarments to accessories, for each fashion period. Students will learn to create necessary adaptations to these garments for successful stage applications. One field trip is required. An alternative activity will be available if a student cannot attend the field trip. This course may be taken four times providing there is no duplication of topics. Credit may be earned for FASHN 335 or TA 436, but not for both courses. The cost per student to participate is approximately $35-$90.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       01:00PM-01:50PM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         18572 
Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-03:20PM LAB L.Giovannetti        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 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, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         18242 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
The above FASHN 350 section (18242) is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
On-Campus

MW        01:00PM-01:50PM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         18576 Textbook
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
The above FASHN 350 section (18576) 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, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         17214 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
The above FASHN 351 section (17214) is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
On-Campus

MW        01:00PM-01:50PM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         18578 Textbook
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
The above FASHN 351 section (18578) is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
On-Campus


FASHN 354    Building Corsets    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 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. An alternative activity will be available if a student cannot attend the field trip. The cost per student to participate will be approximately $75-$125.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       01:00PM-01:50PM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         18246 
Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-03:20PM 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, Jan 19-May 22
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         19523 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 368    Stretch II    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 150, 350, and 351 with grades of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGRD 110, ENGWR 101, and MATH 34
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers stretch wear from advanced sports wear such as skating and athletic wear to lingerie and couture-construction. Students will explore apparel fashioned in silk jersey utilizing tricky construction techniques for collars, cuffs, and pockets. Fibers such as viscose and rayon jersey with an emphasis on bias construction will be explored. Students will construct garments utilizing industrial sewing and serger machines as well as in-class sergers. One filed trip is required. The cost per student to participate in this course is approximately $60-$125.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       03:30PM-04:20PM LEC J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262         19527 
Textbook
TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LAB J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 371    Draping Daywear    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 350 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an advanced creative course that provides students with another dimension of fabric manipulation. Draping is a skill that allows an idea to be explored on an industry standard apparel form. Students will drape several daywear garments on half scale and full-size apparel forms. One garment will be executed in fashion fabric. The cost to participate per student is approximately $50-$100.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22
Sa        08:00AM-09:50AM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         19529 
Textbook
Sa        10:00AM-01:05PM 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, Jan 19-May 22
TTh       06:00PM-06:50PM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         19871 
Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LAB A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

Spring 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: May 30, 2013