Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5766N
First Term: 2012      
Total Credits: 11
CIP Code: 52.1802

Occupational Area: Art, A/V Technology, and Communication
Instructional Council: Family and Consumer Sciences (34)
GPA: 2.0
SOC Code: 13-1022

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Textile and Apparel: Knitwear Specialist program is designed for students with an interest in apparel construction with knit fabrics for custom and commercial apparel. It provides students with skills using the proper techniques in sewing with knit fabrics. Completers of the certificate will enter the fashion industry at entry-level positions but with an understanding of the knitwear industry.

Required Courses
TEC122 Sewing with Knits 3
TEC129 Sewing with a Serger 2
+TEC226 Draping for Fashion Design 3
+TEC229 Advanced Serging 2
+TEC270 Design Studio 1
Credits: 11

Program Competencies
1. Construct knit garments using appropriate fabrics, tools, equipment, and techniques. (TEC122)
2. Construct, finish, and decorate garments and home decorations using a home serger or overlock machine. (TEC129)
3. Drape, mark, and true an original design in a knit fabric. (TEC226)
4. Use industrial overlock machine in advanced application of construction and embellishment for garments and home decoration projects. (TEC229)
5. Design and construct an original garment for a line/collection. (TEC270)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date:   

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