Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5803N
First Term: 2013 Summer II   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 12
CIP Code: 19.0901

Occupational Area: Art, A/V Technology, and Communication
Instructional Council: Family and Consumer Sciences (34)
GPA: 2.0
SOC Code: 25-9021

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Textile and Apparel: Fashion Computer-Assisted Design (CAD) Technician program is designed for students with an interest in CAD for fashion design, textile design and pattern making with advanced study and techniques. Students complete a professional fashion CAD portfolio in a variety of media using Photoshop, Illustrator and an industrial program, Lectra.

Required Courses
TEC141 Fashion Design: CAD 2
+TEC221 Computer-Assisted Fashion Design 3
+TEC233 Computer-Assisted Pattern Making 3
+TEC236 Portfolio Development 1
+TEC241 Advanced Computer-Assisted Fashion Design 3
Credits: 12

Program Competencies
1. Use of computer-assisted design (CAD) in the fashion design industry. (TEC141)
2. Develop portfolio for computer-assisted apparel designs using industry software and the elements and principles of design. (TEC221)
3. Prepare making patterns using the computer and various software programs including measuring, block patterns, pattern development, and production patterns, modifications for size and fit, and markers. (TEC233)
4. Create and illustrate fashion designs using color and design principles on the computer. (TEC241)
5. Design, produce, and present a professional portfolio. (TEC236)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: June 25, 2013

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.