Courses

See Fashion Course Descriptions on the Cañada College Catalog.


 

Spring 2018 Courses | Summer 2018 Courses | Fall 2018 Courses


Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
FASH 100 - 43213 - Principles of Design
FASH 100 Principles of Design

An overview of design principles and elements used in fashion to create effective and successful garment designs. Focus is on the recognition, analysis and evaluation of good design in both ready to wear and student's original designs. Other topics include sketching and presentation techniques.

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
Th 6:30pm-9:30pm McCarney,K
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 110 - 39272 - 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   CLASS OVER FASH 110 - 39272 - 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   CLASS OVER FASH 110 - 35481 - 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-9:30pm Lorist,K
Evening Class   CLASS OVER FASH 110 - 35481 - 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   CLASS OVER FASH 115 - 42813 - Int Clothing Construction
FASH 115 Intermediate Clothing Construction

Provides an overview of intermediate sewing techniques for constructing collars, buttonholes, sleeves, hems, zippers, pockets, and other garment details.

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-9:30pm Chaney,R
Evening Class   CLASS OVER FASH 115 - 42813 - Int Clothing Construction
FASH 115 Intermediate Clothing Construction

Provides an overview of intermediate sewing techniques for constructing collars, buttonholes, sleeves, hems, zippers, pockets, and other garment details.

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   CLASS OVER FASH 118 - 38689 - 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
T 9:10am-12:00pm Chaney,R
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 118 - 38689 - 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   CLASS OVER FASH 123 - 34132 - Intro to the Fashion Industry
FASH 123 Introduction to the Fashion Industry

This course is an introduction to the fashion industry. Students analyze trends and manufacturing techniques and their implications for fashion. Terminology, careers, and job responsibilities applicable to the fashion industry are covered.

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
F S 9:10am-5:00pm Perruccio,P
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 123 - 34132 - Intro to the Fashion Industry
FASH 123 Introduction to the Fashion Industry

This course is an introduction to the fashion industry. Students analyze trends and manufacturing techniques and their implications for fashion. Terminology, careers, and job responsibilities applicable to the fashion industry are covered.

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
F S 9:10am-5:00pm Perruccio,P
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 123 - 34132 - Intro to the Fashion Industry
FASH 123 Introduction to the Fashion Industry

This course is an introduction to the fashion industry. Students analyze trends and manufacturing techniques and their implications for fashion. Terminology, careers, and job responsibilities applicable to the fashion industry are covered.

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
F S 9:10am-5:00pm Perruccio,P
Evening Class   CLASS OVER FASH 134 - 41102 - Beginning Millinery
FASH 134 Beginning Millinery

Introduction to methods of designing and constructing millinery. Fundamental techniques of hat design and construction including blocking and shaping straw, buckram, and fabric using traditional wooden hat blocks.

Units: 1
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 32-36
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
S Su 11:10am-3:00pm Wichern,W
Evening Class   CLASS OVER FASH 150 - 45499 - History of Fashion
FASH 150 History of Fashion

A survey course of fashions of Western civilization from ancient cultures to the present day. Students analyze fashion trends as influenced by cultural, industrial and political developments.

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-9:30pm Jackson,J
Evening Class  Online Class IN
PROGRESS
FASH 151 - 40507 - Fashion Merchandising
FASH 151 Fashion Merchandising

Examines the retail and wholesale aspects of the fashion industry by studying trends, consumer behavior and fashion marketing. Globalization of the apparel industry, production cost, display, fashion promotion and advertising as well as career choices such as retail buyers, store managers, fashion directors, visual merchandisers, and sales associates are covered.

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
TBA Schneider,E
Evening Class  Online Class CLASS OVER FASH 151 - 40507 - Fashion Merchandising
FASH 151 Fashion Merchandising

Examines the retail and wholesale aspects of the fashion industry by studying trends, consumer behavior and fashion marketing. Globalization of the apparel industry, production cost, display, fashion promotion and advertising as well as career choices such as retail buyers, store managers, fashion directors, visual merchandisers, and sales associates are covered.

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
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 162 - 44824 - Advanced Flat Pattern
FASH 162 Advanced Flat Pattern

A comprehensive study of pattern making and the drafting techniques used for creating more advanced garment design. Students make patterns for and sew various full-scale garments with many different necklines, collars, sleeves, skirts, and dresses.

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 118
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
W 9:10am-12:00pm Chaney,R
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 162 - 44824 - Advanced Flat Pattern
FASH 162 Advanced Flat Pattern

A comprehensive study of pattern making and the drafting techniques used for creating more advanced garment design. Students make patterns for and sew various full-scale garments with many different necklines, collars, sleeves, skirts, and dresses.

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 118
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
TBA 1 Hrs/Wk Chaney,R
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 164 - 39535 - Fashion Illustration
FASH 164 Fashion Illustration

An overview of sketching for clothing design with emphasis on perception development through specific drawing exercises to develop fashion figure proportions. A variety of media and drawing techniques will be used to create fashion sketches.

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
Th 3:10pm-6:00pm McCarney,K
Evening Class   CLASS OVER FASH 170 - 40502 - French Pattern Drafting
FASH 170 French Pattern Drafting

Learn the French Couture method for drafting a master pattern. The master pattern, known as the moulage, is a form-fitting pattern that duplicates the figure exactly with no ease added. It is used to create the sloper and basic sleeve. These are used to design many different garment styles.

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 6:30pm-9:35pm Maynard,L
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 172 - 42411 - Bustier
FASH 172 Bustier

Introduction to the proper pattern work and construction techniques to create a well-fitting, well-performing strapless bodice (bustier), which can be adapted to evening wear or bridal wear. As these garments must fit closely, a well- fitting sloper, or the moulage from the French pattern drafting course is recommended.

Units: 1
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 32-36
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M 3:10pm-6:00pm Maynard,L
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 173 - 45936 - Lingerie Design & Construction
FASH 173 Lingerie Design and Construction

Learn about the world of lingerie encompassing intimate apparel and loungewear and gain a knowledge base of appropriate fabrics and construction techniques specific to creating lingerie.

Units: 1
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 32-36
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M 3:10pm-6:00pm Maynard,L
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 196 - 40508 - Intro. to the Costume Industry
FASH 196 Introduction to the Costume Industry

Introduction to the theater costuming industry as a profession. Students have the opportunity to visit costume shops throughout the Bay Area, learn the various jobs which are needed within a costume shop, and understand the process of designing theatrical costumes from concept to completion.

Units: 1
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 32-36
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
F 10:10am-4:00pm Jackson,J
Day Class   CLASS OVER FASH 197 - 39872 - Pattern Design/Hist. Costume
FASH 197 Pattern Design for Historic Costume

Pattern development and construction of historical costumes, from the middle ages to the beginning of the twentieth century. 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, along with undergarments and accessories necessary for each period.

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
Evening Class   CLASS OVER FASH 672 - 41718 - 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: 60-180
Prerequisites: A minimum of 12 completed units in the occupational discipline.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
T 5:10pm-6:00pm Nicholls,A

 

 

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