Spring 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, Jan 13-May 16

MW08:00AM-08:50AMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26217250Textbook
MW09:00AM-10:20AMLABL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 262
On-Campus

TTh03:30PM-04:20PMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26217357Textbook
TTh04:30PM-05:50PMLABL.GiovannettiSCC 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 field trip will be taken.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh01:00PM-01:50PMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26218400Textbook
TTh02:00PM-03:20PMLABL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 262
On-Campus


FASHN 322    Fashion Embellishments    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 301 and 350 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will give the student the opportunity to explore surface embellishments. The techniques learned will be used to create sample blocks to be used on garments in other Apparel Construction Studies courses. Topics that make up embellishments are hand and machine embroidery, closures, beading, felting, fabric painting, and fabric staining and de-coloring. The cost to participate per student is approximately $40-$60.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW01:00PM-01:50PMLECS.ZimlichSCC MAIN RHS 26220230Textbook
MW02:00PM-03:20PMLABS.ZimlichSCC 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 301, 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. 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 13-May 16

TTh10:30AM-11:20AMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26219065Textbook
TTh11:30AM-12:50PMLABL.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, Jan 13-May 16

TTh10:30AM-11:20AMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26220684Textbook
TTh11:30AM-12:50PMLABL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 262
On-Campus

MW06:00PM-06:50PMLECM.StanleySCC MAIN RHS 26219125Textbook
MW07:00PM-08:20PMLABM.StanleySCC 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, Jan 13-May 16

MW06:00PM-06:50PMLECM.StanleySCC MAIN RHS 26220657Textbook
MW07:00PM-08:20PMLABM.StanleySCC MAIN RHS 262
On-Campus


FASHN 361    Pants; Fit, Style and Construction    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 301 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, Jan 13-May 16

MW10:30AM-11:20AMLECL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 26220232Textbook
MW11:30AM-12:50PMLABL.GiovannettiSCC MAIN RHS 262
On-Campus


FASHN 367    Stretch I    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 301 and 350 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the essentials of stretch construction, including sizing, terms, and principles. Construction and fitting techniques will be used to draft a sloper block. Students will use industrial sewing and serger machines to construct loungewear, yoga outfits, body suits, leotards swimsuits, and other activewear. One field trip is required. Materials will cost approximately $65-$125 per student.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh06:00PM-06:50PMLECJ.KuwamotoSCC MAIN RHS 26219069Textbook
TTh07:00PM-08:20PMLABJ.KuwamotoSCC MAIN RHS 262
On-Campus


FASHN 368    Stretch II    3 Units

Prerequisite: FASHN 301, 350, 351, and 367 with grades of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGRD 110, ENGWR 101, and MATH 34 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers stretch wear from advanced sportswear 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 will be explored. Students will construct garments utilizing industrial sewing and serger machines as well as in-class sergers. One field trip is required. The cost per student to participate in this course is approximately $60-$125.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh06:00PM-06:50PMLECJ.KuwamotoSCC MAIN RHS 26219179Textbook
TTh07:00PM-08:20PMLABJ.KuwamotoSCC 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 13-May 16

MW04:30PM-05:50PMLECS.ZimlichSCC MAIN RHS 26120227Textbook
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, Jan 13-May 16

TBATBALABL.Giovannetti TBA TBA18511Textbook
Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
3 Units
On-Campus

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: April 20, 2018