Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5764N
First Term: 2012 Summer II   
Total Credits: 13
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: Pattern I program is designed for students with an interest in design and development of flat patterns for custom and commercial apparel. It provides students with skills using the proper techniques in pattern drafting, grading and CAD applications for apparel patterns. Completers of the certificate will enter the fashion industry at entry-level positions but with an understanding of the pattern drafting industry.

Required Courses
+TEC221 Computer-Assisted Fashion Design 3
+TEC225 Pattern Design I 3
+TEC226 Draping for Fashion Design 3
+TEC231 Pattern Grading 3
+TEC270 Design Studio 1
Credits: 13

Program Competencies
1. Develop portfolio for computer-assisted apparel designs using industry software and the elements and principles of design. (TEC221)
2. Apply flat pattern techniques in creating original designs, patterns, and garments. (TEC225)
3. Drape, mark, and true an original design in a knit fabric. (TEC226)
4. Grade Patterns to change sizes. (TEC231)
5. Design and construct an original garment for a line/collection. (TEC270)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: June 26, 2012

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.