Courses

See Fashion Course Descriptions on the Cañada College Catalog.


 

Fall 2018 Courses  |  Spring 2019 Courses

Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 110 - 89439 - Beg. Clothing Construction
FASH 110 Beginning Clothing Construction

Designed to provide an overview of basic sewing techniques, sewing machine skills, and an understanding of fabrics and patterns. The focus is on clothing construction techniques for students with little or no sewing experience.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
Th 9:10am-12:00pm Chaney,R
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 110 - 89439 - Beg. Clothing Construction
FASH 110 Beginning Clothing Construction

Designed to provide an overview of basic sewing techniques, sewing machine skills, and an understanding of fabrics and patterns. The focus is on clothing construction techniques for students with little or no sewing experience.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA 1 Hrs/Wk Chaney,R
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 110 - 84099 - Beg. Clothing Construction
FASH 110 Beginning Clothing Construction

Designed to provide an overview of basic sewing techniques, sewing machine skills, and an understanding of fabrics and patterns. The focus is on clothing construction techniques for students with little or no sewing experience.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
T 6:30pm-9:20pm Lorist,K
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 110 - 84099 - Beg. Clothing Construction
FASH 110 Beginning Clothing Construction

Designed to provide an overview of basic sewing techniques, sewing machine skills, and an understanding of fabrics and patterns. The focus is on clothing construction techniques for students with little or no sewing experience.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA 1 Hrs/Wk Lorist,K
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 111 - 84100 - Techniques of Fit
FASH 111 Techniques of Fit

An overview of various pattern alteration techniques for skirts and bodices based on individual figure variations. Techniques examine sizing methods, ease assessment, fabric variability, and the identification of figure variations.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M 6:30pm-9:35pm Perruccio,P
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 111 - 84100 - Techniques of Fit
FASH 111 Techniques of Fit

An overview of various pattern alteration techniques for skirts and bodices based on individual figure variations. Techniques examine sizing methods, ease assessment, fabric variability, and the identification of figure variations.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA 1 Hrs/Wk Perruccio,P
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 113 - 93035 - Textiles
FASH 113 Textiles

An introduction to the study of natural and chemical fibers, yarns, fabrics, finishing, and dyeing. Students also analyze methods used for purchasing and caring for clothing.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
Th 3:10pm-6:00pm McCarney,K
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 116 - 92706 - Tailoring
FASH 116 Tailoring

An overview of techniques applied to the construction of suits and coats. Students analyze and adapt patterns for proper fit and evaluate and select fabrics for specific garments. Collars, sleeves, linings, welt pockets and bound buttonholes are covered.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
W 9:10am-12:00pm Chaney,R
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 116 - 92706 - Tailoring
FASH 116 Tailoring

An overview of techniques applied to the construction of suits and coats. Students analyze and adapt patterns for proper fit and evaluate and select fabrics for specific garments. Collars, sleeves, linings, welt pockets and bound buttonholes are covered.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA 1 Hrs/Wk Chaney,R
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 118 - 89441 - Flat Pattern
FASH 118 Flat Pattern

An introduction to basic pattern-making to create garment designs. Students learn to manipulate darts and draft a variety of necklines, collars, sleeves, skirts and dresses from a master pattern. Students work with half scale, quarter scale and full scale patterns.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
W 6:30pm-9:20pm Chaney,R
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 118 - 89441 - Flat Pattern
FASH 118 Flat Pattern

An introduction to basic pattern-making to create garment designs. Students learn to manipulate darts and draft a variety of necklines, collars, sleeves, skirts and dresses from a master pattern. Students work with half scale, quarter scale and full scale patterns.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA 1 Hrs/Wk Chaney,R
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 122 - 92707 - Advanced Tailoring
FASH 122 Advanced Tailoring

Advanced tailoring techniques for the construction of jackets and coats. Students demonstrate mastery of collars, lapels, pockets, bound buttonholes, welt pockets, sleeves, and linings for suits and coats. Garments are constructed from commercial patterns or the student's original design with pattern adaptation for personal fit.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: FASH 116
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
W 9:10am-12:00pm Chaney,R
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 122 - 92707 - Advanced Tailoring
FASH 122 Advanced Tailoring

Advanced tailoring techniques for the construction of jackets and coats. Students demonstrate mastery of collars, lapels, pockets, bound buttonholes, welt pockets, sleeves, and linings for suits and coats. Garments are constructed from commercial patterns or the student's original design with pattern adaptation for personal fit.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: FASH 116
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA 1 Hrs/Wk Chaney,R
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 146 - 94874 - Designer Techniques in Sewing
FASH 146 Designer Techniques in Sewing

An overview of designer details in ready-to-wear fashion and application of these techniques in clothing construction. Learn to design and sew garments with unique collars, sleeves, pockets, and hems. Changing components of a garment for different designs is a focus of the class.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
T 9:10am-12:00pm Chaney,R
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 146 - 94874 - Designer Techniques in Sewing
FASH 146 Designer Techniques in Sewing

An overview of designer details in ready-to-wear fashion and application of these techniques in clothing construction. Learn to design and sew garments with unique collars, sleeves, pockets, and hems. Changing components of a garment for different designs is a focus of the class.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA 1 Hrs/Wk Chaney,R
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 168 - 86054 - Fashion Draping
FASH 168 Fashion Draping

An overview of designing clothing on a dress form. Students use this 3-dimensional design process to create patterns for original designs. The translation of fashion ideas from design principles while draping with muslin to finished garments is also examined.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
T 3:10pm-6:00pm Jackson,J
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 171 - 90864 - Pants Drafting
FASH 171 Pants Drafting

Learn techniques for measuring and drafting a basic pant sloper. The students then make the pattern in muslin and refine fit to produce a pattern that fits their own figures. From this basic block, students draft jean and dress pant slopers. Drafting pant details such as pockets, pleats, waistbands and fly-front zippers are discussed.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 32-36
  • Homework hours/semester: 64-72
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M 3:10pm-6:00pm Maynard,L
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 175 - 89968 - Advanced Illustration
FASH 175 Advanced Illustration

Develop advanced fashion rendering skills and figure styles using a variety of media and drawing techniques to create original fashion illustrations. Emphasis is on developing flair, movement, and attitude in the fashion figure. Drawing flats, specs, floats, and fabric renderings are also covered.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: FASH 164 or equivalent
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
Th 6:30pm-9:20pm McCarney,K
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 180 - 87449 - Computerized Pattern Design
FASH 180 Computerized Pattern Design

Designed to teach PAD, a professional computerized pattern development software, to draft and develop patterns for original designs. Students have the opportunity to utilize flat pattern skills to develop patterns used in the apparel industry, as well as learn the process of digitizing and plotting patterns using PAD software and hardware.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
T 6:30pm-9:20pm Jackson,J
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 225 - 92708 - Apparel Analysis
FASH 225 Apparel Analysis

Provides students with an overview of the apparel production cycle: how apparel products are designed, created, and distributed. Students analyze garment design and construction features in order to understand their relationship to apparel cost and quality. Style terminology, sizing, price points, fabric choices, sustainability and other factors in apparel production are also discussed.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M 6:30pm-9:35pm Jackson,J
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 226 - 91515 - Visual Merchandising & Display
FASH 226 Visual Merchandising and Display

Explores the visual merchandising and display methods used within the fashion and related industries and the role each method plays in these industries. Introduces the equipment, materials and techniques used to create dynamic visual displays. Students critique and create visual displays and visual merchandising materials.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
T 12:10pm-3:00pm Schneider,E
Evening Class   CLASS OVER FASH 672 - 91513 - Cooperative Ed.: Internship
FASH 672 Cooperative Education: Internship

Supervised internship in cooperation with private or public sector employers. Designed to apply knowledge and learn new skills, directly related to the student?s program of study, outside of the normal classroom environment. Students must attend one orientation which is offered the first three weeks of each semester. Each unit requires 60 hours per unit for unpaid work or 75 hours per unit for paid work during the semester. May be repeated for credit up to 16 units. The unit limitation applies to any Cooperative Education Work Experience (any combination of 670, 671 and/or 672 courses) offered within the SMCCCD.

Units: 1 - 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Work Experience hours/semester: 75-300
  • Field Experience hours/semester: 60-240
Prerequisites: A minimum of 12 completed units in the occupational discipline.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
Th 5:10pm-6:00pm Nicholls,A

 

 

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