Spring 2014 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 18-May 21
MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         16765 
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         16957 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
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 18-May 21
TTh       03:30PM-04:20PM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         19798 
Textbook
TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LAB L.Giovannetti        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 18-May 21
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         19041 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB A.Dieu               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. 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 - Second, Feb 27-Apr 02
Fabric Manipulation
TTh       10:20AM-11:25AM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         20331 
Textbook
TTh       11:35AM-12:55PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
NEW SECTION - 20331 - as of 12/18/13
On-Campus


FASHN 322    Embellishments    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 topics will give the student the opportunity to explore surface embellishments. These skills will be used to create sample blocks to be used on garments in the Applied Apparel Studies program. The sets of courses that make up embellishments are Embroidery, Tassel and Closures, Ribbon Work, and Beading and Lace. The cost to participate per student is approximately $40-$60.

Schedule: Five Week - First, Jan 18-Feb 26
Embroidery
TTh       10:20AM-11:10AM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         19047 
Textbook
TTh       11:20AM-12:40PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
On-Campus


FASHN 323    Fabric Treatments    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 topics will give students the opportunity to explore different fabric surface dyeing and painting. Each skill will be incorporated into apparel throughout the Applied Apparel program. The topics included are Fabric Dyeing, and Fabric Painting. The cost to participate per student is approximately $50-$85.

Schedule: Five Week - Third, Apr 03-May 14
Fabric Painting
TTh       10:20AM-11:25AM LEC S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262         20333 
Textbook
TTh       11:35AM-12:55PM LAB S.Zimlich            SCC MAIN RHS 262           
NEW SECTION - 20333 - as of 12/18/13
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 18-May 21
TTh       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         17928 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
The above FASHN 350 section (17928) 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         18184 Textbook
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
The above FASHN 350 section (18184) 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 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 18-May 21
TTh       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         17013 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
The above FASHN 351 section (17013) 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         18186 Textbook
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LAB L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262           
The above FASHN 351 section (18186) is a designated Service-Learning Class. The instructor will provide Service-Learning opportunities.
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, that 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. Students will be advised to purchase a sample kit from the SCC College Store. The cost per student to participate is approximately $70-$100.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       06:00PM-06:50PM LEC A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262         19054 
Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LAB A.Dieu               SCC MAIN RHS 262           
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. 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 18-May 21
TTh       01:00PM-01:50PM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         17930 
Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-03:20PM LAB L.Giovannetti        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, Jan 18-May 21
Sa        08:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Stanley            SCC MAIN RHS 262         19056 
Textbook
Sa        10:00AM-01:05PM LAB M.Stanley            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 18-May 21
TTh       01:00PM-01:50PM LEC L.Giovannetti        SCC MAIN RHS 262         18478 
Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-03:20PM LAB L.Giovannetti        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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Winchell            TBA TBA                 20686 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Giovannetti         TBA TBA                 20687 Textbook
On-Campus

Spring 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: June 11, 2014