This course will continue to provide students with the essential knowledge of the proper measurements, choosing fabric and adjusting patterns. It will give the basic order of construction as well as the details of assembly. Mastering and understanding these techniques, students will be able to produce clothes that are of a professional quality. Step-by-step they will learn how to sew dresses, tailored pants, blouses, jackets and couture clothing from expert instructors and designers.
This is a single course and by itself does not lead to any career path
- Grade 12 graduate or mature student status (British Columbia 19 years or older)
- Meet minimum English language proficiency requirements.
Upon completion of this program the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to
- Identify the tools and materials required for intermediate sewing process. List and define newly added sewing terminology.
- Evaluate a pattern for material requirements, construction operations and pattern layouts, and perform pattern adjustments for custom fit.
- Execute various pattern markings, stitches, seam structures, and finishes.
- Select appropriate fashion fabrics, support materials, threads, and closures for garment assembly.
Assessment will consist of quizzes, exams, and assignments.
Students must pass the course with at least 60%.
|Total instructional hours||40|
|Total Co-op hours||0|
|Total program hours||40|
|Total program length (weeks)||2|
☒ In-class instruction
☒ Distance education
☒ Combined delivery (both in-class and distance)
Not all courses may have textbooks. Textbooks are listed on the course outline. Textbooks may not be available through the college.
- Successful completion of the course.