Spring 2016 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 16-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         16991 
Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         16991 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

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

TTh       01:00PM-01:50PM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         19950 Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-03:20PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262         17144 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB M.Stanley            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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 273         19952 
Textbook
On-Campus

MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 273         19952 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, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         18535 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Korn               SCC MAIN RHS 262         18535 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus

TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Korn               SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus



FASHN 320    Textiles    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 UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a consumer-oriented introduction to textiles that includes study of the characteristics of fibers, yarns, and fabric construction, including weaves and fabric finishes. Information will be presented related to consumer satisfaction in selecting and caring for fabrics, apparel, furnishing, and other textile products in daily use. One optional field trip will be taken.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        01:00PM-01:50PM LEC M.Korn               SCC MAIN RHS 262         18461 
Textbook
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LAB M.Korn               SCC MAIN RHS 262           
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, Jan 16-May 18
F         07:30AM-09:35AM LEC J.Winchell           SCC MAIN RHS 262         18707 
Textbook
F         09:45AM-01:00PM LAB J.Winchell           SCC 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. 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 16-May 18
Sa        08:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262         17196 
Textbook
Sa        10:00AM-01:05PM LAB M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
The above FASHN 351 section (17196) is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        03:30PM-04:20PM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         18709 
Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LAB A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus



FASHN 394    Apparel Entrepreneur    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides essential business strategies for the fashion, costume, interior styling, staging, and production related fields. Students will explore necessary business practices and practical aspects of setting up and running their own apparel and interior businesses. Topics will include ethical practices, methods of compensation, client budgets, estimating costs, re-sale licenses, billing, marketing, and sales. Students will develop a model business plan to include business cards, advertising, and business identity. One field trip is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 261         18713 
Textbook
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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Giovannetti         TBA TBA                 18611 
Textbook
On-Campus



Spring 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: June 16, 2016